Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-41)

Strain Designations: NYBK2464  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach
Strain Designations NYBK2464
Application
Emerging infectious disease research
Drug discovery
Enteric Research
Isolation
Hospital, New York City, 1994
Type Strain no
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
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to methicillin
Comments
New York clone of MRSA
Absence of pvl gene confirmed by PCR.
Name of Depositor H De Lencastre
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Isolation
Hospital, New York City, 1994
Year of Origin 1994
References

Herminia De Lencastre, personal communication