Direct, rapid antimicrobial susceptibility test from positive blood cultures based on microscopic imaging analysis

@inproceedings{Choi2017DirectRA,
  title={Direct, rapid antimicrobial susceptibility test from positive blood cultures based on microscopic imaging analysis},
  author={Jungil Choi and Hyun Yong Jeong and Gi Yoon Lee and Sangkwon Han and Shinhun Han and Bonghwan Jin and Taegeun Lim and Shin Ae Kim and Dong Young Kim and Hee Chan Kim and E I Kim and Sang Hoon Song and Taek Soo Kim and Sunghoon Kwon},
  booktitle={Scientific Reports},
  year={2017}
}
For the timely treatment of patients with infections in bloodstream and cerebrospinal fluid, a rapid antimicrobial susceptibility test (AST) is urgently needed. Here, we describe a direct and rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing (dRAST) system, which can determine the antimicrobial susceptibility of bacteria from a positive blood culture bottle (PBCB… CONTINUE READING