01 Jan 2022

Happy New Year from the EUCAST

This is to wish all EUCAST users a happy and successful new year and to summarise some recent changes and additions to the EUCAST system. 

Ongoing projects for 2022:

  • Nocardiae breakpoints and AST methodology
  • Revised breakpoints for Corynebacterium diphtheriae and Corynebacterium ulcerans
  • Review of breakpoints and methods for viridans streptococci.
  • Extension of the list of agents with breakpoints for anaerobic bacteria
  • RAST - criteria for extended incubation time beyond 8h.
  • Dosing tables for paediatrics in collaboration with ESPID (European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases) 
  • ......