Bordetella pertussis (Bergey et al.) Moreno-Lopez (ATCC® BAA-1335)

Strain Designations: MN2531  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations MN2531
Nasopharyngial swab
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.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Sectiong
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to erythromycin
Medium ATCC® Medium 35: Bordet Gengou Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JM Besser
Special Collection ATCC
Nasopharyngial swab

Bartkus JM, et al. Identification of a Mutation Associated with Erythromycin Resistance in Bordetella pertussis: Implications for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 41: 1167-1172, 2003.