Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 700903)

Strain Designations: Fi10 [43362, Finland6B-12]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Fi10 [43362, Finland6B-12]
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Finland
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 6B
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6B
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to tetracycline
Sensitive to chloramphenicol
Comments
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
MIC µg/mL: penicillin 1-2
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic, 5% CO2 will enhance growth
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LK McDougal <-- R. Hakenbeck
Isolation
Finland
Year of Origin 1987
References

Sibold C, et al. Genetic relationships of penicillin-susceptible and -resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae strains isolated on different continents. Infect. Immun. 60: 4119-4126, 1992. PubMed: 1398923

McGee L, et al. Nomenclature of major antimicrobial-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae defined by the pneumococcal molecular epidemiology network. J. Clin. Microbiol. 39: 2565-2571, 2001. PubMed: 11427569

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