Streptococcus pyogenes Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1065)

Strain Designations: MGAS 2096 [A374]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations MGAS 2096 [A374]
Application
Emerging infectious disease research
Isolation
Human clinical specimen - patient with acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis [APSGN], 1993
Biosafety Level 2

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Antigenic Properties Serotype M12 RefPoon-King R, et al. Identification of an extracellular plasmin binding protein from nephritogenic streptococci. J. Exp. Med. 178: 759-763, 1993. PubMed: 8340765
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS2096, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype M12 RefPoon-King R, et al. Identification of an extracellular plasmin binding protein from nephritogenic streptococci. J. Exp. Med. 178: 759-763, 1993. PubMed: 8340765
Comments
Serotype M12 Group A Streptococcus [GAS] is common in pharyngitis, invasive disease, and poststreptococcal acute glomerulonephritis.
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor JM Musser, JB Zabriskie
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
Human clinical specimen - patient with acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis [APSGN], 1993
References

Villarreal H Jr., et al. The occurrence of a protein in the extracellular products of streptococci isolated from patients with acute glomerulonephritis. J. Exp. Med. 149: 459-472, 1979. PubMed: 368288

Johnston KH, Zabriskie JB. Purification and partial characterization of the nephritis strain-associated protein from Streptococcus pyogenes, group A. J. Exp. Med. 163: 697-712, 1986. PubMed: 3512759

Poon-King R, et al. Identification of an extracellular plasmin binding protein from nephritogenic streptococci. J. Exp. Med. 178: 759-763, 1993. PubMed: 8340765

Poon-King R, et al. Identification of an extracellular plasmin binding protein from nephritogenic streptococci. J. Exp. Med. 178: 759-763, 1993. PubMed: 8340765

Poon-King R, et al. Identification of an extracellular plasmin binding protein from nephritogenic streptococci. J. Exp. Med. 178: 759-763, 1993. PubMed: 8340765

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000261 Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS2096, complete genome.