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Streptococcus pyogenes

Streptococcus pyogenes

Catalogue No.

NCTC 14851

Current Name

Streptococcus pyogenes

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 37°C, O2, 24 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Other Typing Conditions

Lancefield group A, emm 1.0

Strain Data

M1UK invasive group A Streptococcus clone from case of scarlet fever.

Additional Info

Accession Date



J. Coelho (Staphylococcus and Streptococcus Reference Section, Bacteriology Reference Department, UKHSA Colindale, Colindale, London, UK)

Isolated From

Human (scarlet fever), blood (iGAS). Nottingham, UK. 17/11/2022.


Accessioned into the NCTC < J. Coelho < Isolated by Microbiology Department (Nottingham University Hospital, Nottingham, UK)

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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