Quality control guidelines for National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards recommended broth macrodilution testing of amphotericin B, fluconazole, and flucytosine.

@article{Pfaller1995QualityCG,
  title={Quality control guidelines for National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards recommended broth macrodilution testing of amphotericin B, fluconazole, and flucytosine.},
  author={Michael A. Pfaller and Malcolm Bale and Barry Buschelman and Mark Lancaster and Ana Victoria Espinel-Ingroff and John Rex and Michael G. Rinaldi and C R Cooper and Michael R. Mcginnis},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1995},
  volume={33 5},
  pages={1104-7}
}
Amphotericin B, fluconazole, and flucytosine (5FC) were tested in a multilaboratory study to establish quality control (QC) guidelines for yeast antifungal susceptibility testing. Ten candidate QC strains were tested in accordance with National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards M27-P guidelines against the three antifungal agents in each of six laboratories. Each laboratory was assigned a unique lot of RPMI 1640 broth medium as well as a lot of RPMI 1640 common to all of the… CONTINUE READING