susceptibility testing

sus·cep·ti·bil·i·ty test·ing

the determination of the ability of an antibiotic to kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria.
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This document, originally adapted from CLSI/NCCLS document Development of In Vitro Susceptibility Testing Criteria and Quality Control Parameters (M23), has been modified to include:
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: 2-vitek identification and susceptibility testing of bacteria and yeasts automatic.
tuberculosis strains isolated, underwent antimicrobial drug susceptibility testing in the system.
Although antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) was developed for staphylococci species without using blood agar or C[O.
Medical Science Systems is developing genetic susceptibility testing products for coronary artery disease, osteoporosis, diabetic retinopathy and asthma.
CLSI has recently published the annual update of the well-known antimicrobial susceptibility testing standard, Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing; Eighteenth Informational Supplement (M100-S18), which provides updates of the latest recommendations for detecting emerging resistance of aerobic bacteria--arranged in tabular format.
Contract award: supply of reagents referred to in 3 packs and camera hire for identification and susceptibility testing aerobic and anaerobic bacteria and yeast with the printer.
Typhimurium isolates from the Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (MVDL) are routinely forwarded to MDH for PFGE subtyping and antimicrobial susceptibility testing.
DALLAS, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- bioMerieux, world leader in infectious disease diagnostics, announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved antibiotic susceptibility testing on the VITEK 2, the company's next generation identification/susceptibility test system, VITEK 2 is a cutting-edge automated clinical system that provides rapid, highly reliable test results to assist physicians in the management of patients with infection.
Contract notice: Purchase a mass spectrometer, a mad system for susceptibility testing, renting a seeder, computer connections, intended to equip the department of bacteriology of the henri mondor hospital.
Consequently, correct identification and susceptibility testing for clinical laboratories are complicated, which may result in diagnostic underestimation and therapeutic failures.
17 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Patent Office today issued a patent for HIV phenotypic drug susceptibility testing to ViroLogic, Inc.