The Lancefield Collection of Streptococcus Strains




Group: A   M-type: 48   Non-standard type: See Comments   Type cross-reactions: 13, 28 

Hemolysis:     Rabbit blood = beta 


Original Source: 

Strain I.D.: A1953 Lg col.     Received: 10/25/62 



Location: Loring Air Force Base, Maine. 

Disease: Pharyngitis,  Isolation site: Throat 



Culture vials on hand: 8,     


Comments: Originally recorded as T48 cross reacting with types 13 and 28R. Now types only as T13 and T28R (No T48, 3/80).