Pediatric clone of MRSA
The publication supporting this deposit states resistance to methicillin, penicillin, oxacillin, ampicillin-sulbactam, and cephalothin. However, using CLSI guidelines, sensitivity to cephalothin and ampicillin-sulbactam have been confirmed.
SCCmec: Type VI
PFGE type: USA 800
spa type Ridom: t311
spa type Kreiswirth: TJMBDMGMK
pvl gene amplification: Negative
Phenotypic and genotypic information for ATCC MRSA strains, such as SCCmec, PFGE, or spa typing, is provided for informational purposes only. This information was compiled from testing performed by one or more sources, including ATCC, strain depositor, published data, or contracted research.