EUCAST https://www.eucast.org/ EUCAST EUCAST https://www.eucast.org/ https://www.eucast.org/fileadmin/feed_icon_88x31.gif Delafloxacin rationale document updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=429&cHash=56e9471b0971fda63aafd18542557c9c The delfloxacin rationale document has been updated.  "Frequently Asked Questions in EUCAST AST methods" and "How to use ECOFFinder" https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=428&cHash=a2f79ff327ab6f043cb1302c84d9bc8a Online seminar 21 April, 2021; 8.00 AM and 1.00 PM. The seminar consisted of two unrelated... Disk diffusion of anaerobic bacteria https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=427&cHash=461224b76f8d9716e51c77aa05f6f9f2 A laboratory trial designed to investigate the robustness of the EUCAST disk diffusion test for... EUCAST aphorisms https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=426&cHash=df42351b394612323fbe5a22e4949d99 The manufacturer of antimicrobial susceptibility testing material is responsible for the quality of... EUCAST breakpoints offer two levels of susceptible (S and I). https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=425&cHash=a886772b1fcd86b0aa055faa6a2527f9 In 2019, EUCAST abandoned the previously used definitions of S, I and R, and introduced... Temocillin breakpoints - discussion in JAC https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=424&cHash=efee8e79e5009acbbe5ef87a3ea53f66 A discussion of temocillin breakpoints is published in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. See... Breakpoint table v. 11: a mistake in the Staphylococcus spp tab. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=423&cHash=687a00fcffc9b0832c6b2baa4934f17f There is a mistake in the EUCAST breakpoint table v 11.0 where, in the Staphylococcus spp tab, the... Cefiderocol MIC and zone diameter correlates available. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=422&cHash=b96af5d0dd73b6a5fa3a6d0778557730 The EUCAST MIC and zone diameter correlates for cefiderocol are now available. The isolates used... Dosing in children https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=421&cHash=f7ff1e3c4afb2b36876e795f7982d144 The European Society for Pediatric Infectious Disease (ESPID) has accepted an invitation from... New and updated Rational Documents published https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=420&cHash=f91ff53934e4ceca65f8cde8dd538cf2 Ten new or updated Rationale Documents published, all identifiable in the list of documents by the... EUCAST online seminars - new titles for 2021 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=419&cHash=9e3dd4a597cebac62173ea47ef770144 EUCAST is looking for input from users on which titles for online seminars to concentrate on during... EUCAST news January 2021 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=418&cHash=6d97faac96225f264b04a23bb06b3527 There is only little news from EUCAST January 2021. The next EUCAST Steering Committee meeting is... Website statistics updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=417&cHash=f0662bcf23dc02ae26d24ce44174fee6 The use of EUCAST websites continue to increase. The number of monthly unique page views are now... 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...