Culture Collections

Bacteria and Mycoplasmas detail

Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety





Bacteria Collection: Staphylococcus aureus

NCTC Number: NCTC 11963
Current Name: Staphylococcus aureus
Original Strain Reference: ST 85/10194
Previous Catalogue Name: Staphylococcus aureus
Type Strain: No
Family: Staphylococcaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Nutrient agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, aerobic
Whole Genome Sequence: http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ena/data/view/ERS836409
Annotated Genome: ftp://ftp.sanger.ac.uk/pub/project/pathogens/NCTC3000/d...
Data: R. R. Marples, CPHL Colindale in 1986 / Vagina in 1985 / Produces Toxic Shock Syndrome Toxin -1
Accession Date: 04/02/2003
Authority: Rosenbach 1884 (AL)
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2775 (Staphylococcus aureus subspecies aureus rosenbach 1884) - Date of change: 16/06/2007 by NCTCUp to 16/06/2007: ? (NCTC 11963) - Date of change: 04/02/2003
Other: TOXIGENIC AND TOXIN TEST CONTROL STRAINSToxic Shock Syndrome Toxin 1
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country

Additional Information

Note: Links open in a new window

Note:

The Culture Collections hold cell cultures, bacteria, fungi and virus strains from worldwide sources. Our scientists ensure that the identification of the cultures is correct and they remain unchanged from when they are first deposited with the Collection. Nevertheless, some of the data we provide about the cultures is supplied by the person depositing the strains and, although we have multiple checking procedures in place, we cannot always verify all their data. Please note that the Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data provided by the depositors.

Cultures supplied by Culture Collections are to be used as controls for microbiology testing and for research purposes only. Please view the Terms & Conditions of Supply for more information.

Contact us if you want to discuss commercial use of the cultures.

Available Formats

Ampoule (Bacteria)

Back to top
Copyright © Public Health England.

Please confirm your country of origin from the list below.