Streptococcus pneumoniae (ATCC® BAA-1667)

Strain Designations: DCC501  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations DCC501
Application
Respiratory research
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6A
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 6A
Comments
Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network reference strain for Portugal6A-41
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

Sousa NG, et al. Properties of novel international drug-resistant pneumococcal clones identified in day-care centers of Lisbon, Portugal. J. Clin. Microbiol. 43(9): 4696-4703, 2005. PubMed: 16145129