Table 1.

Results of identification and antifungal susceptibility testing for 6 isolates from 3 patients with C. auris fungemiaa

PatientIsolate no.Isolation date (mo/day/yr)Identification resultbAntifungal MIC (μg/ml)
D1/D2 domain and ITS sequence analysisVitek 2 YSTAPI 20CAMBFLUITRVORCaspMica
1112/14/1996Candida auris (100)Candida haemulonii (99)Rhodotorula glutinis (99.9)0.5128210.060.03
212/20/1996C. auris (100)C. haemulonii (99)R. glutinis (99.9)0.5128210.060.03
2303/23/2009C. auris (100)C. haemulonii (99)R. glutinis (99.9)180.250.060.060.03
403/31/2009C. auris 100)C. haemulonii (99)R. glutinis (99.9)180.250.1250.060.03
3508/03/2009C. auris (100)C. haemulonii (99)R. glutinis (99.9)120.1250.030.060.03
608/09/2009C. auris (100)C. haemulonii (99)R. glutinis (99.9)0.520.1250.030.060.03
  • a Abbreviations: Casp, caspofungin; Mica, micafungin.

  • b Numbers in parentheses are the probability of correct identification (%).