|NCTC Number:||NCTC 13921|
|Current Name:||Pseudomonas aeruginosa|
|Original Strain Reference:||NCTC 13921|
|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|
|Isolated From:||Clinical isolate. Human, throat. Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK, March 2013|
|Bibliography:||Hopkins K.L. et al SPM-1 metallo-B-lactamase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa ST277 in the UK. J Med Microbiol. 2016 Jul;65(7):696-7.|
|Data:||Carbapenem resistant strain encoding blaSPM-1 metallo-B-lactamase. Additionally harbours several other antibiotic resistance genes. Multilocus sequence type 277. First reported isolate of an SPM-1-producing Pseudomonas sp. in the UK.|
|History:||Accessioned into NCTC < ARMHAI, London, UK < Isolated|
|Authority:||(Schroeter 1872) Migula 1900 (AL)|
|Depositor:||Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections reference laboratory (ARMHAI), Public Health England, Colindale, London, UK|
|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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