Klebsiella pneumoniae (Schroeter) Trevisan (ATCC® BAA-2146)

Strain Designations: 1000527, 7561  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 1000527, 7561
Application
Multi-drug testing
Respiratory research
Isolation
Human urine
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 Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaKPC negative by PCR
blaNDM positive by PCR
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor B Limbago
Isolation
Human urine
References

Leski T, et al. Multidrug resistance determinants from NDM-1-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in the USA. Int J Antimicrob Agents 40(3): 282-284, 2012. PubMed: 22817914

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Detection of Enterobacteriaceae isolates carrying metallo-beta-lactamase - United States, 2010. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 59(24): 750, 2010. PubMed: 20577157

ETEST MBL MP/MPI STRIP. bioMerieux.

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FAQs
  1. PCR reaction used to verify the strains are bla-NDM positive

    The protocols that we used were provided by the CDC.


    Date Updated: 11/8/2013