Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-2094)

Strain Designations: B8-31  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations B8-31
Emerging infectious disease research
Drug discovery
Clinical isolate from Australia
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin resistant
This item is agr1, sea-, tsst+, PVL-, mecA+, SCCmec V.
Absence of pvl gene confirmed by PCR.
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor A Derome
Clinical isolate from Australia

Nimmo GR, Schooneveldt J, et al. Community Acquisition of Gentamicin-Sensitive Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Southeast Queensland, Autralia. J. Clin. Microbiol. 11: 3926-3931, 2000.