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
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
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