Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-2527)

Strain Designations: bMx# 0506614  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus
Strain Designations bMx# 0506614
Application Quality control strain for the BioMerieux VIDAS system
Isolation Human subject
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
Genotype mecA negative
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype mecA negative
Name of Depositor bioMérieux
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- bioMérieux SA
Isolation Human subject

Shrestha NK, et al. Rapid identification of Staphylococcus aureus and the mecA gene from BacT/ALERT blood culture bottles by using the LightCycler system. J. Clin. Microbiol. 40(7): 2659-2661, 2002. PubMed: 12089301

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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