The Klebsiella pneumoniae ATCC™ BAA-2814™ strain produces Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase KPC-3 and β-lactamase enzymes SHV-11 & TEM-1. The strain is recommended for β-lactam combination agent QC testing, such as Meropenem-vaborbactam and Imipenem-relebactam, by CLSI and EUCAST.
The loop can be streaked directly onto appropriate media.
Alternatively, it may be dissolved in a liquid medium, Culti-Loops Aerobic Set Rehydration Fluid, Part No. R4631000.
Culti-Loops are individually sealed in a foil pouch and packaged five loops per package.