Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® BAA-475)

Strain Designations: CDC-DS-317-79  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC-DS-317-79
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human
Johannesburg South Africa
isolation date: 1977
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Type 19A
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Type 19A
Antibiotic Resistance
Multi-drug resistant
Comments
Cdc uses this multi-resistant strain as a quality control organism for MIC determinations.
Medium Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: air, 95%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 5%
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor CDC, HJ Koornhof
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CDC, HJ Koornhof<<--R.R. Facklam <<-- J. Ward <<-- H.J. Koornhof
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human
Johannesburg South Africa
isolation date: 1977
Year of Origin 1977
References

Koornhof HJ, et al. Follow-up on Multiple-Antibiotic-Resistant Pneumococci - South Africa. Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 27: 1-2 and 7, 1978.

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