VRE Screen: VR1608-1: Negative; VR1608-2: Negative; VR1608-3: Positive; VR1608-4: Negative – Shipped August 15, 2016

Participants’ results

ChallengeExpected ResultsPositiveNegative
VR1608-1Negative13 (Acceptable)
VR1608-2Negative13 (Acceptable)
VR1608-3VRE vanA positive, vanB negative12 (Acceptable)1 (Unacceptable)
VR1608-4Negative13 (Acceptable)

CMPT QC/QA/Statistics: 

All samples were produced by CMPT. Samples were randomly selected for QC/QA. Statistics are not applicable in qualitative surveys. CMPT results are listed in the above table.

Samples VR1608-1, -2 and -4 were E. faecalis vanA & B negative, sample 3 was E. faecium vanA positive, but vanB negative. All samples were homogenous and stable for 20 days from the date of production, August 3, 2016.

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