Volume 24, Number 10—October 2018
Candida auris in Healthcare Facilities, New York, USA, 2013–2017
|Antifungal||Tentative resistance breakpoint (16)||MIC50†||MIC range†||No. (%) resistant|
|Fluconazole||>32||>256||8.00 to >256||50 (98)|
|Amphotericin B||>2||1.500||0.50–4.00||15 (29)|
*NA, not available.
†MICs for azoles and echinocandins are defined as the lowest drug concentration that caused 50% growth inhibition compared with the drug-free controls; MICs for amphotericin B and flucytosine are defined as the lowest concentration at which there was 100% growth inhibition. MIC50 was defined as the MIC at which >50% of the isolates of C. auris tested were inhibited.
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1Additional members of the workgroup are listed at the end of this article.