Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® BAA-1655)

Strain Designations: PJ755/1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations PJ755/1
Application
Respiratory research
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 1
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 1
Comments
Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network reference strain for Sweden1-28
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Name of Depositor L McGee
References

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

Brueggemann AB, Spratt BG. Geographic distribution and clonal diversity of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 1 isolates. J. Clin. Microbiol. 41(11): 4966-4970, 2003. PubMed: 14605125

Henriques Normark B, et al. Dynamics of penicillin-susceptible clones in invasive pneumococcal disease. J. Infect. Dis. 184(7): 861-869, 2001. PubMed: 11550126