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Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-977-MINI-PACK)

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Strain Designations: UT 32  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations UT 32
Application ATCC® BAA-977-MINI-PACK™ consists of 6 ready-to-use vials of ATCC® BAA-977™ frozen in 200 µL of glycerol stock, eliminating the need to rehydrate and culture the strain prior to use. Each vial is provided with a 2-D barcode for easy storage and tracking, as well as peel-off labels for fast and reliable recordkeeping.  Learn more about ATCC® MinisDeveloped by the leaders in microbial cultivation and preservation, ATCC® Minis provide a convenient, ready-to-use solution for handling quality control strains. ATCC® Minis are authenticated and backed by ATCC polyphasic testing – ensuring the same consistent and reliable reference materials you’ve come to trust for ATCC Genuine Cultures®. It is easy to ensure the quality of your products with ATCC® Minis – just open, plate, and go! .

Quality control strain D-test
Susceptibility testing
Enteric Research
Isolation Human clinical specimen - wound infection, March, 2003
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format frozen
6 ready-to-use vials of ATCC® BAA-977™ in glycerol stock
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder, store upright. Storage at -20°C is acceptable for up to 1 year.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments This strain is the positive control for the inducible clindamycin resistant "D" test.
Name of Depositor JH Jorgensen
Special Collection ATCC® Minis
Isolation Human clinical specimen - wound infection, March, 2003
References

Jorgensen JH, et al. Detection of inducible clindamycin resistance of staphylococci in conjunction with performance of automated broth susceptibility testing. J. Clin. Microbiol. 42: 1800-1802, 2004. PubMed: 15071055

Fiebelkorn KR, et al. Practical disk diffusion method for detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 41: 4740-4744, 2003. PubMed: 14532213

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J H Jorgensen, personal communication

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