EUCAST http://www.eucast.org/ EUCAST EUCAST http://www.eucast.org/ http://www.eucast.org/fileadmin/feed_icon_88x31.gif FAQ on RAST http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=339&cHash=6a062597b5190b9403a7ddd767e25960 Frequently Asked Questions on EUCAST Rapid AST directly from blood culture bottles published.  Temocillin clinical breakpoints http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=338&cHash=d78b4bd56b370cf4580dc44842bc98d1 Temocillin clinical breakpoints for consultation until 8 November, 2019.  Two new EUCAST videos published http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=337&cHash=aac90f57c643454e156fa53e242aafc4 EUCAST instruction videos. Two new videos published, one on the storage and handling of disk and... The EUCAST AFST has posted revised breakpoints and RDs for consultation. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=336&cHash=c31f14953708997400f63b816b1199ca The EUCAST AFST has revised breakpoints and RDsas a consequence of the EUCAST change in the... EUCAST recruits PKPD experts Shampa Das and Joseph Meletiadis http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=335&cHash=59756771256d56652e399a42ff26fca7 In an open process EUCAST has recruited two PKPD experts, Shampa Das (UK) and Joseph Meletiadis... "Rationale for the reference method for MIC determination of M. tuberculosis" posted http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=334&cHash=3909181732276c9b190cf1c759357bb8 A new document "Rationale for the reference method for MIC determination of M.... Florfenicol RD from VetCAST http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=333&cHash=f4de1931f44e5e096beeb91f4df058f3 Florfenicol RD v 1.0 published by VetCAST now available. FAQ document update. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=332&cHash=de19471d7b496eba1efd56357b691aab FAQ document updated. New questions and answers on the new EUCAST definitions of S,I and R and on... B. pseudomallei breakpoints and methods - comments and response to consultation http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=331&cHash=bde3fcc04b776b0feaa9d186c0d30198 Following the consultation on proposed B.pseudomallei breakpoints, EUCAST publishes comments and... EUCAST consultation (comments and responses) on the implementation of "Susceptible, increased exposure" http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=330&cHash=1f62d25a7399e901e262a24b60e9ca66 The EUCAST consultation on the "Susceptible, increased exposre" resulted in several... Antimycobacterial susceptibility testing http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=329&cHash=aab27f34210e7227a0c80afc00ec1b31 Several changes - rationale documents for bedaquiline and delaminide published, consultation... EUCAST documents in Serbian on NAC website. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=328&cHash=30e38b2855d014a0b99c5723143ed22d All EUCAST documents have been translated to Serbian and are now available from the NAC website. Revised expert rules published. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=327&cHash=e981d226ffefbe0f39f575b05ccd6bec All expert rules have been revised. Public consultation completed. Maps showing EUCAST implementation updated. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=326&cHash=e15a86aa05e6296b01a61b6052f3cd04 Maps showing the implementation of EUCAST have been updated for 2019. EUCAST public consultation (until 30 June) on proposed breakpoints for Burkholderia pseudomallei http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=325&cHash=4d2563a2faabb5e61fd2b770f662dac7 EUCAST public consultation on proposed breakpoints for Burkholderia pseudomallei Proposed joint CLSI/EUCAST SOP for optimizing disk contents. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=324&cHash=5fc350e56af8ad19681f749980b93901 A joint CLSI/EUCAST ad hoc subcommittee/working group has proposed an SOP for the determination of... Modified warning against the use of gradient tests for confirming vancomycin resistance in enterococci. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=323&cHash=3816a37d56a59e4cd24f70b62ad85c67 See Warnings page Consultation on Proposed revision of aminoglycoside breakpoints http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=322&cHash=47b22896ff2d66a3a4e077070f05c0a2 EUCAST proposes to revise aminoglycoside breakpoints - public consultation 30 May, 2019. EUCAST hopes to add one more PK-PD expert to the Steering Committee. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=321&cHash=113c73fd8e543b9919752ce715db3692 Due to the increasing number of proposals of new antimicrobials requesting marketing authorisation... Reference method for the determination of MICs in Mycobacteria - Consultation http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=320&cHash=c7716cd11a951a1f9868afd802f0869f The EUCAST Subcommittee on Anti-Mycobacterial susceptibility testing proposes a broth microdilution... General consultation on changing categorisation of some wild type distributions http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=319&cHash=4dd149a4f106886c265774a14570a376 EUCAST proposes that agents and species currently categorised as SusceptibleHE (SHE) are... The working order between industry, EMA and EUCAST. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=318&cHash=86a25535c07daaffdd8155fdb5ff1e03 Updated document to describe the working order between pharmaceutical industry, EMA and EUCAST. Rapid AST direct from blood cultures - criteria for Acinetobacter baumannii added http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=317&cHash=c769a85f0cbf6e246686822727608faa Rapid AST direct from blood cultures - criteria for Acinetobacter baumannii were added and also... VetCAST workshop, London, 2-4 June, 2019. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=316&cHash=000ba6c5b8c2516c98467ef8fbd8dccc As in previous years, the EUCAST subcommittee VetCAST arranges a workshop om methodology for... EUCAST posters at ECCMID 2019 http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=315&cHash=e6e264b64eaf2249dbd116fc04eecfb5 EUCAST posters for ECCMID 2019 now available. EUCAST AFST QC Table updated! http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=314&cHash=7bfe3b1378c3e56180fffa76d1f98189 There is a new version and update of the EUCAST AFST QC table!  EUCAST at ECCMID 2019 http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=313&cHash=3cb4aa5fdb132c4f15076ab957a2949b This document lists a variety of EUCAST activities during ECCMID 2019 in Amsterdam. Antibiotic disks from 9 manufacturers - variable quality http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=312&cHash=ce669aae2016773ffcd2b19cc0cf5005 The quality of antibiotic disks from 9 manufacturers was checked by EUCAST. Some manufacturers had... RAST of Acinetobacter http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=311&cHash=2d4c1019e811aab59399d234e653ba9a EUCAST is currently working on including Acinetobacter baumannii among species with criteria for... Tedizolid rationale document available http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=310&cHash=7f3b4f963a9e1d4c9c5fb2ab295e1374 The rationale document describing tedizolid characteristics is now available among rationale...