Streptococcus pneumoniae (ATCC® BAA-1666)

Strain Designations: PJ537-1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations PJ537-1
Application
Respiratory research
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 1
Comments
Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network reference strain for Sweden1-40
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
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

Brandileone MC, et al. Geographic distribution of penicillin resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Brazil: genetic relatedness. Microb. Drug Resist. 4(3): 209-17, 1998. PubMed: 9818972

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