Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® BAA-343)

Strain Designations: 178 [Poland 23F-16]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 178 [Poland 23F-16]
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Broncheoalveolar lavage from a 13-year-old girl with lower respiratory tract infection, Poland
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 23F RefOverweg K, et al. Multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Poland: identification of emerging clones. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 1739-1745, 1999. PubMed: 10325317
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 23F RefOverweg K, et al. Multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Poland: identification of emerging clones. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 1739-1745, 1999. PubMed: 10325317
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to amoxicillin
Resistant to cefotaxime
Resistant to doxycycline hydramycin
Resistant to erythromycin
Resistant to penicillin
Resistant to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole
Comments
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Mic (ug/ml): penicillin 8; cefotaxime 8; erythromycin >8; clindamycin .25; chloramphenicol 32; tetracycline 16
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LK McDougal <-- W. Hryniewicz
Isolation
Broncheoalveolar lavage from a 13-year-old girl with lower respiratory tract infection, Poland
References

Overweg K, et al. Multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Poland: identification of emerging clones. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 1739-1745, 1999. PubMed: 10325317

Linda K McDougal, personal communication

Overweg K, et al. Multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Poland: identification of emerging clones. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 1739-1745, 1999. PubMed: 10325317

Overweg K, et al. Multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Poland: identification of emerging clones. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 1739-1745, 1999. PubMed: 10325317