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Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Klebsiella pneumoniae

NCTC Number: NCTC 14331
Current Name: Klebsiella pneumoniae
Type Strain: No
Family: Enterobacteriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Nutrient agar, 37C, O2, 24 hours
Isolated From: Human (infection), blood. Cambridge, UK. 24.06.2016.
Data: Carbapenem resistant strain carrying blaNDM metallo-carapenemase gene.
Other Typing Information: MLST 78
Accession Date: 03.06.2019
History: Accessioned into NCTC < K. Hopkins & Public Health England < Isolated by Addenbrookes Hospital Clinical Microbiology Laboratory (Cambridge, UK)
Authority: (Schroeter 1886) Trevisan 1887
Depositor: K. Hopkins (Antimicrobial Resistance & Mechanisms Service, Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections Unit, Public Health England, Colindale, London, UK)
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with bio-safety regulations for their own country.

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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.

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