EUCAST https://www.eucast.org/ EUCAST EUCAST https://www.eucast.org/ https://www.eucast.org/fileadmin/feed_icon_88x31.gif Breakpoint tables for 2021 published https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=416&cHash=0af950182d1dea8f854e2be8b11cbbe4 The EUCAST breakpoint tables for bacteria 2021 published.  Updated reading guidelines for AST of bacteria https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=415&cHash=2f36079878ff9352d2c7fded1d0e7009 Reading guidelines for AST of bacteria with disk diffusion and broth microdilution were... Updated QC tables https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=414&cHash=319f8fb3ab488ed4bb441a8ce2cfa84e QC tables are updated as new agents or strains are added. Changes between a current and a previous... Updated RAST tables https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=413&cHash=969423e0838007e9806eca5f541a076c There are a few changes to the RAST (rapid AST directly from positive blood culture bottles)... Summing up 2020 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=412&cHash=c69e9bd2f771ceb789dd6c3017faff5b From EUCAST, we wish you all happy holidays and a better 2021 than the 2020 to which we are now... EUCAST AFST article on AST of dermatophytes available https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=411&cHash=59a1537b779d05b2fdaae1cb0f398727 The AFST article on how to perform antifungal susceptibility testing of microconidia-forming... Consultation on breakpoint table v 11.0 2021 closed. Comments and responses published https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=410&cHash=1cd1e1d6871dbce1f30f823d683d4627 EUCAST consulted on the breakpoint table v. 11.0 (2021) between 4 and 18 December, 2020. The... Antimycobacterial AST - publications online https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=409&cHash=cc958cc38e9991e9df0ca5b9edfd0af2 Scientific papers from the EUCAST Subcommittee on Antimycobacterial susceptibility testing are... Cefiderocol MIC testing - guidance document https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=408&cHash=c9c0227d00aa8ff6971ace8334a7ee81 Cefiderocolol broth microdilution MIC testing - guidance. Comments to consultations and EUCAST response https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=407&cHash=00e1161fa4f7c52279a96c8570f5151d There were comments (and now EUCAST response) to consultations on fosfomycin,... The 2021 EUCAST breakpoint table (v 11.0) - what is new? https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=406&cHash=9a92d976312c67c9b935f1f75bb5b71a EUCAST online seminar to present news and changes in the 2021 breakpoint table (v 11.0) Recording of online seminars - website updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=405&cHash=6e0685ab8414a165df9e6783f413c0cb Online seminars - video recordings and presentation files now available on the EUCAST web page. Breakpoint table v 11.0 (2021) posted for consultation 4 Dec. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=404&cHash=74a1f440876cb3eefb60e6ad39c622e7 We are currently preparing the Breakpoint table v 11.0 (2021) for consultation 4 Dec - 18 Dec. A... EUCAST upcoming online seminars https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=403&cHash=00ea6a8ef89f20e135977599dbfa5351 This is to inform all about the two upcoming zoom seminars, 30 November and 7 December. The first... EUCAST implementation maps updated 25 Nov, 2020 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=402&cHash=7f0973ae29d49c0df584ede67c462d9c We have added two more countries to the map of implementation of EUCAST guidelines. New MIC and zone distribution software https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=401&cHash=0d714bd736a252643ea711e35634e177 The EUCAST MIC and zone diameter distribution software, originally created in 2003, for displaying... Zoominar recordings available https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=400&cHash=efd6316ac65a5b96a2bb5971236f493d Online seminars (11, 20 and 30 November) are recorded and made available on the EUCAST... EUCAST uptake maps updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=399&cHash=7cbc357a3f896366a61cbaa5fd289f9a EUCAST maps updated Zominars 11th, 20th and 30th of November - open invitation https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=398&cHash=0e1781728adf0114a0b744e1a7649c21 EUCAST is hosting a series of web seminars (EUCAST Zoominars). The first two are on the 11th and... Consultation on Fosfomycin breakpoints https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=397&cHash=69ec1bf8104c72b604161d3c647fb0d9 Fosfomycin trometamol breakpoint revision - consultation 2 November - 30 November, 2020. Planned updates to breakpoint table v 11.0 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=396&cHash=245bc74feeb2d7c904ff547da198f74c Striving to keep EUCAST users informed of upcoming changes, this short document describes the... Invitation to EUCAST general updates via zoom https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=395&cHash=bd122529bcdc06b9adef325525285eb0 This is a general invitation to attend EUCAST zoom updates on the 11th of November (8 AM, 1 PM and... Fluoroquinolone breakpoint adjustments - consultation. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=394&cHash=3cb33e88aade7d173f8dc50b30cac323 Flurorquinolone breakpoint adjustments to Campylobacter, Corynebacteria and Bacillus - consultation... Achromobacter xylosoxidans - method and breakpoints proposed. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=393&cHash=8efc101146495cb0c4d901fc511afff1 Achromobacter xylosoxidans - method and breakpoints proposed - consultation 5 October - 31 October,... EUCAST reference BMD for M. tuberculosis complex now published https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=392&cHash=f4945d6933df654a5a60f797810c3274 EUCAST reference BMD for M.tuberculosis complex susceptibility testing. Consultation on breakpoints relevant for meningitis. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=391&cHash=e4bfd34f8ee85650ce943f0a11133c44 EUCAST has reviewed and in some instances proposed a revision of breakpoints relevant to the... Burkholderia pseudomallei methods and MIC/zone correlates now available. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=390&cHash=92ef60baaab9a71ed77e722f4b1a7766 Burkholderia pseudomallei methods and MIC/zone correlates now available. Multilaboratory trial... Bacillus spp breakpoints - Consultation 25 Aug - 25 Sep. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=389&cHash=2646ee9c042b8f38a608fdac4a4048f4 EUCAST proposes breakpoints for Bacillus spp (except B. anthracis) - consultation 25 August - 25... EUCAST clinical trial of blood culture RAST in 55 laboratories published. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=388&cHash=b7540ea3a0add782ac7d8c68adcf5733 Following the initial development, published in 2019, a clinical trial in 55 laboratories was... SOP 3, 4, 7 and 8 updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=387&cHash=3c03a83a121379ba089ef95d3eb47d52 SOP 3, 4, 7 and 8 updated