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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 139821

Type strain: No

Species: Staphylococcus aureus

Strain history: <- Aidan Coffey, Cork Institute of Technology

NCBI tax ID(s): 1280 (species)

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@ref: 42429

BacDive-ID: 139821

DSM-Number: 105272

keywords: Bacteria, mesophilic, human pathogen

description: Staphylococcus aureus DSM 105272 is a mesophilic human pathogen of the family Staphylococcaceae.

NCBI tax id

  • NCBI tax id: 1280
  • Matching level: species

strain history: <- Aidan Coffey, Cork Institute of Technology

doi: 10.13145/bacdive139821.20221219.7.1

Name and taxonomic classification


  • @ref: 20215
  • description: domain/bacteria
  • keyword: phylum/bacillota
  • domain: Bacteria
  • phylum: Bacillota
  • class: Bacilli
  • order: Caryophanales
  • family: Staphylococcaceae
  • genus: Staphylococcus
  • species: Staphylococcus aureus
  • full scientific name: Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach 1884 (Approved Lists 1980)
  • synonyms

    • @ref: 20215
    • synonym: Staphylococcus aureus subsp. anaerobius

@ref: 42429

domain: Bacteria

phylum: Firmicutes

class: Bacilli

order: Bacillales

family: Staphylococcaceae

genus: Staphylococcus

species: Staphylococcus aureus

full scientific name: Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach 1884

type strain: no

Culture and growth conditions

culture medium

  • @ref: 42429
  • growth: yes
  • link: https://mediadive.dsmz.de/medium/92
  • composition: Name: TRYPTICASE SOY YEAST EXTRACT MEDIUM (DSMZ Medium 92) Composition: Trypticase soy broth 30.0 g/l Agar 15.0 g/l Yeast extract 3.0 g/l Distilled water

culture temp

  • @ref: 42429
  • growth: positive
  • type: growth
  • temperature: 37
  • range: mesophilic

Isolation, sampling and environmental information


  • @ref: 42429
  • geographic location: Cork
  • country: Ireland
  • origin.country: IRL
  • continent: Europe

Safety information

risk assessment

  • @ref: 42429
  • pathogenicity human: yes
  • pathogenicity animal: yes
  • biosafety level: 2
  • biosafety level comment: Risk group (German classification)

External links

@ref: 42429

culture collection no.: DSM 105272, DPC 5246


23431312Bacteriophage-Derived Peptidase CHAP(K) Eliminates and Prevents Staphylococcal Biofilms.Fenton M, Keary R, McAuliffe O, Ross RP, O'Mahony J, Coffey AInt J Microbiol10.1155/2013/6253412013
25105056Genome analysis of the staphylococcal temperate phage DW2 and functional studies on the endolysin and tail hydrolase.Keary R, McAuliffe O, Ross RP, Hill C, O'Mahony J, Coffey ABacteriophage10.4161/bact.284512014
30087409The potency of the broad spectrum bacteriocin, bactofencin A, against staphylococci is highly dependent on primary structure, N-terminal charge and disulphide formation.O' Connor PM, O' Shea EF, Cotter PD, Hill C, Ross RPSci Rep10.1038/s41598-018-30271-62018MetabolismAmino Acid Sequence, Amino Acid Substitution, Anti-Bacterial Agents/chemistry/metabolism/pharmacology, Bacteriocins/chemistry/metabolism/*pharmacology, Cysteine/*chemistry/genetics/metabolism, Disulfides/*chemistry, Dose-Response Relationship, Drug, Lactobacillus salivarius/metabolism, Microbial Sensitivity Tests, Peptides/chemical synthesis/genetics/pharmacology, Staphylococcus aureus/*drug effectsPathogenicity


20215Parte, A.C., Sardà Carbasse, J., Meier-Kolthoff, J.P., Reimer, L.C. and Göker, M.List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ10.1099/ijsem.0.004332
42429Curators of the DSMZhttps://www.dsmz.de/collection/catalogue/details/culture/DSM-105272Leibniz Institut DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH (DSM 105272)