MICRONAUT—Antimycotic MIC testing
Based on EUCAST, these products provides MICs for antimycotics used to treat yeast and moulds
Micronaut AM MIC provides laboratories with the possibility to determine the MIC of up to 9 antimycotics on a single plate.
For details of antimycotics included download attached file.
The method used is broth microdilution described in ISO 20776-1:2006 referred to in EUCAST documents
All 9 agents are available on a single plate. for a single sample in product code M/E1-831-040
Alternatively with the top 6 agents only, two samples can be processed on a single plate product code M/E1-832-040
The MICRONAUT antimycotic products are unique in that they offer protocols for rapid growing (e.g. Candida albicans and slow growing (e.g. filementous fungi)l organisms.
Reading and Interpretation can be done manually, or with the aid of a photometer with software that incorporates expert rules and can be linked to LIMS systems.
All interpretation is according to EUCAST where EUCAST values are available
MICRONAUT - AM has been evaluated in the UK for use with Aspergillus spp.
Evaluation of MICRONAUT-AM at Royal Brompton Hospital