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Notification report


Full notification file


General information

Notification Number
B/NL/03/02

Member State to which the notification was sent
Netherlands

Date of acknowledgement from the Member State Competent Authority
04/02/2004

Title of the Project
Artificial colonization of clumping factor B deficient Staphylococcus aureus in the nose

Proposed period of release:
01/05/2004 to 30/03/2006

Name of the Institute(s) or Company(ies)
Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, ;


3. Is the same GMO release planned elsewhere in the Community?
No

Has the same GMO been notified elsewhere by the same notifier?
No

GMO characterization

GMO is a:
Bacterium

Identity of the GMO:
Strain of Staphylococcus aureus in which the gene encoding ClfB, encoding a putative cytokeratin receptor, has been insertionally inactivated by introduction of a tetracyclin resistance cassette through homologous recombination.

Information relating to the recipient or parental organisms from wich the GMO is derived
Common NameGenusSpeciesSubspeciesStrainPathovar
-StaphylococcusS. aureusNCTC 8325-4

European Commission administrative information

Consent given by the Member State Competent Authority:
Not known