EUCAST http://www.eucast.org/ EUCAST EUCAST http://www.eucast.org/ http://www.eucast.org/fileadmin/feed_icon_88x31.gif Aminoglycoside guidance document - revised breakpoints 2020 http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=353&cHash=b85e7c5e50149ddb20de45f5214003b7 Guidance on the implementation and use of the 2020 revised aminoglycoside breakpoints (Jan 21,... Procedure for optimizing disk contents (potencies) for disk diffusion testing - comments and respons. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=352&cHash=d47caadfde689387341689acdc0b3bcc The joint EUCAST CLSI working group on optimizing disk contents (potencies) for disk diffusion... VetCAST update of committee members http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=351&cHash=f98f8ca37ff23069ae9acf9c9f019954 VetCAST has updated the list of committee members Updated methods documents http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=350&cHash=a121fd42bb2daf75023de19ed215c4b3 Updated methods documents on disk diffusion, reading of plates, media preparation etc. EUCAST Breakpoint tables for 2020 now available http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=349&cHash=b196bbadbd1ee4d309eea57569e713f7 EUCAST breakpoint tables for 2020 available. Ceftolozane-tazobactam - EUCAST response released 13 Dec http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=348&cHash=e9b127e2ad7ad74a65337c7696a5b8ed The consultation on ceftolozane-tazobactam is concluded. Comments and EUCAST response available. Temocillin - EUCAST response to consultation 9 Dec, 2019 http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=347&cHash=5a2eebe5c13e53d1dfe196472eeedf4c Following the consultation on proposed breakpoints and testing guidelines for temocillin, the... EUCAST breakpoint table v 10.0 for consultation http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=346&cHash=628e56d3c9b15d2e4d3caa37e45c1c5d The EUCAST 2020 Breakpoint table v 10.0 is now available for consultation. Comments no later than... SOPs 1, 2, 5, 6 and 10 updated. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=345&cHash=9e5bb78f2c021eb2212d8957a8fb1670 SOPs 1, 2, 5, 6 and 10 updated. Frequently Asked Questions - Mycobacteria http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=344&cHash=c82022194fb8854da53df4be774265c0 A file was added with questions and answers related to methods in phenotypic AST in Mycobacteria. Warning against gradient tests for benzylpenicillin http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=343&cHash=307e98a7d098ad7a83d04b2b2d6aa2f2 A warning against the use of gradient tests for determining MIC for benzylpenicillins in S.... AMST Workshop 4th of February 2020 http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=342&cHash=f238095eaa15fbaea38e95a8dd4a81bf The EUCAST AMST Subcommittee issues and open invitation to a workshop in Malmö, Sweden on the 4th... Ceftolozane-tazobactam revised breakpoints following new indications for the agent. http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=341&cHash=e9be6eb8116346a7e2161257a5e63fe6 EUCAST General Consultation on the revision of ceftolozane-tazobactam breakpoints following... Cefazolin breakpoints in Enterobacterales - consultation closes on 8 Nov, 2019 http://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=340&cHash=748b4573357a98a525f43e04b0f1a6a4 Cefazolin breakpoints in Enterobacterales - general consultation closes on 8 Nov, 2019.  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...