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NR-46210  Staphylococcus aureus, GA-210
(Bacteria)
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Organism: Staphylococcus aureus
Designations: GA-210
Biosafety Level: 2
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: -60°C or colder
Contributor: CDC
Comments:
Quantity limit per order for this item is 1. This item can be ordered twice a year. Orders over this limit will be sent to NIAID for approval before shipment.

Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus), strain GA-210 (also referred to as NRS681) was isolated in 2005 from the blood of a 57-year-old male with thrombophlebitis and/or a bloodstream infection in Georgia, USA.

S. aureus, strain GA-210 is a clinically-associated methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) strain. Strain GA-210 was deposited as positive for mec (subtype II); negative for PVL and tst; and pulsed-field type 100. S. aureus, strain GA-210 is a USA100 isolate. USA100 isolates have the same MLST profile (ST 5) and SCCmec (subtype II) and are usually resistant to β-lactams, erythromycin and spectinomycin as well as being multiresistant to other commonly used therapeutic agents. USA100 is the most prevalent U.S. health care-associated pulsed-field type and is endemic in many U.S. hospitals.

Each vial contains approximately 0.5 mL of bacterial culture in Tryptic Soy broth supplemented with 10% glycerol.

Note: If homogeneity is required for your intended use, please purify prior to initiating work.
Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was provided by the Network on Antimicrobial Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus (NARSA) for distribution by BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Staphylococcus aureus, Strain GA-210, NR-46210."
Additional Information: NARSA NRS681
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