Table 1.

Performance of the reformulated CHROMagar (CR-B) compared to the original CHROMagar (CR-O) with plating of direct clinical specimens

SpeciesNo. of colonies positive with:No. of colonies with enhanced:
SizeColor
CR-BCR-OCR-BCR-OCR-BCR-O
C. albicans989541112010
C. glabrata484917538
C. tropicalis20196031
C. parapsilosis541111
C. krusei323020
C. lusitaniae121001
C. lambica121000
S. cerevisiae241202
Total17817771192923