Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC® BAA-2473)

Strain Designations: 1100770  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Klebsiella pneumoniae
Strain Designations 1100770
Application
Multi-drug testing
Respiratory research
Isolation Human urine
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
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaKPC negative by PCR
blaNDM positive by PCR
Carbepenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Atmosphere
Name of Depositor K Tatum and B Limbago, CDC
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CDC
Isolation Human urine
References

Gupta N, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: epidemiology and prevention. Clin. Infect. Dis. 53(1): 60-67, 2011. PubMed: 21653305

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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