Table 1.

Analysis of clinical isolates by trehalose-sucrose assimilation test based on Rosco diagnostic tablets

OrganismNo. of isolatesNo. of isolates testing positive
TrehaloseSucrose
4 h24 h4 h24 h
C. glabrata18018018000
C. albicans84002125
C. tropicalis628215353
C. kefyr38003337
C. krusei220000
C. parapsilosis190001
S. cerevisiae11011010
C. sake90113
C. famata70001
C. lusitaniae40023
C. guilliermondii20011
C. sphaerica10011
T. cutaneum10000