Veterinary Susceptibility Testing

Veterinary Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (VetCAST)

VetCAST is a EUCAST subcommittee formed in 2015. It deals with all aspects of antimicrobial susceptibility testing of bacterial pathogens of animal origin and animal bacteria with zoonotic potential. 
The subcommittee will operate as a standing subcommittee of EUCAST and within the format and structure of EUCAST.



Rationale documents (florfenicol v 1.0, 2019)

Agendas and minutes of meetings

Newsletters (April 2020December 2017December 2016)



P-L Toutain et al. 
En Route towards European Clinical Breakpoints for Veterinary Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: A Position Paper Explaining the VetCAST Approach

Frontiers in Microbiology, December 2017. 


Presentations 2016 (Amsterdam)


Presentations 2015 (Copenhagen)