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Bacteria Collection: Streptococcus pyogenes

NCTC Number: NCTC 10875
Current Name: Streptococcus pyogenes
Original Strain Reference: R67/3890 Ramkissoon (SS 790, A995)
Other Collection No: A995; R67 3890; RAMKISSOON; SS 790
Previous Catalogue Name: Streptococcus pyogenes
Type Strain: No
Family: Streptococcaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Antigenic Properties: serovar group a
Conditions for growth on solid media: Columbia blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, aerobic
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,37, facultative anaerobe
Isolated From: human, case of glomeronephritis
Whole Genome Sequence:
Annotated Genome:
Bibliography: PARKER M T ET AL 1968 J HYG CAMB 66 657
Data: Streptococcus Reference Laboratory, PHLS Colindale in 1973 / Vaccine strain for M-antiserum / D. C. J. Bassett, Trinidad in 1967 / Glomerulonephritis / Parker, M. T. et al. (1968) J. Hyg., Camb. 66, 657
Accession Date: 01/01/1973
Authority: Rosenbach 1884 (AL)
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2860 (Streptococcus pyogenes Rosenbach 1884) - Date of change: 5/02/2003
Other: Serological Group AType 57
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country

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