Antifungal activities of amphotericin B against 1,997 invasive isolates of Candida spp., SENTRY, Program, 1997 to 2000

SpeciesNo. of isolates testedCumulative % inhibited at MIC (μg/ml) ofa:
C. albicans1,1140.20.42.738.292.199.5100100100100
C. glabrata3340.
C. parapsilosis3010.
C. tropicalis2090.
C. krusei390.
  • a Amphotericin B MICs were determined by the Etest (overall agreement with the broth microdilution method, 98.7%).

  • b P < 0.001 compared to the results for C. albicans.

  • c P < 0.001 compared to the results for each other species group.