Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® BAA-659)

Strain Designations: 97-1177 [North Carolina 6A-23]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 97-1177 [North Carolina 6A-23] (representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN))
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human
North Carolina, United States
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6A RefRichter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6A RefRichter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080
Antibiotic Resistance
Multi-drug resistant
Comments
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Medium ATCC® 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
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
CDC
S Richter
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human
North Carolina, United States
References

representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)

Richter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080

representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)

Richter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080

Richter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080

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