Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 51916)

Strain Designations: CDC CS111 [Tennessee23F-4]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC CS111 [Tennessee23F-4]
Respiratory research
Cerebrospinal fluid of 13-month-old girl, Tennessee
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Name of Depositor CDC
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CDC <-- R.J. Leggiadro
Cerebrospinal fluid of 13-month-old girl, Tennessee

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Coffey TJ, et al. Genetic analysis of clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae with high-level resistance to expanded-spectrum cephalosporins. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 1306-1313, 1995. PubMed: 7574521

McDougal LK, et al. Identification of multiple clones of extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in the United States. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 2282-2288, 1995. PubMed: 8619583

McGee L, et al. Nomenclature of major antimicrobial-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae defined by the pneumococcal molecular epidemiology network. J. Clin. Microbiol. 39: 2565-2571, 2001. PubMed: 11427569

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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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