Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 700903)

Strain Designations: Fi10 [43362, Finland6B-12]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Fi10 [43362, Finland6B-12]
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Finland
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6B
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
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6B
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to tetracycline
Sensitive to chloramphenicol
Comments
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
MIC µg/mL: penicillin 1-2
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic, 5% CO2 will enhance growth
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LK McDougal <-- R. Hakenbeck
Isolation
Finland
Year of Origin 1987
References

Sibold C, et al. Genetic relationships of penicillin-susceptible and -resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae strains isolated on different continents. Infect. Immun. 60: 4119-4126, 1992. PubMed: 1398923

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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