AST of bacteria

EUCAST Quality Control

 

QC Tables v 7.0 (2017-01-01)

 

Major changes between v 6.1 and 7.0:

  • New agents added: Ceftazidime-avibactam and nitroxoline.
  • Additional QC for colistin with E. coli NCTC 13846 (mcr-1 positive) added (see footnotes for colistin on E. coli ATCC 25922 and P. aeruginosa ATCC 27853).
  • Zone diameter ranges revised for E. coli ATCC 25922 with ciprofloxacin and cefixime.
  • Zone diameter range for E. coli ATCC 25922 and fosfomycin added.
  • Zone diameter ranges added for K. pneumoniae ATCC 700603 and piperacillin-tazobactam added for control of the tazobactam component.
  • Information on reference methodology for MIC determination of fosfomycin and mecillinam added.

 

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