TABLE 3

Proficiency panel results of Candida auris-specific and Candida auris related-species-specific assays

SpeciesCandida auris-specific real-time PCRCandida auris related-species-specific real-time PCR
No. of isolates detected/no. testedTm (°C)No. of isolates detected/no. testedTm (°C)
C. auris9/9 (CT, 18.5 ± 1)85.1 ± 0.19/9 (CT, 18.3 ± 1.8)85.8 ± 0.1
C. haemulonii0/7a7/7 (CT, 20.9 ± 0.6)84.8 ± 0.15
C. duobushaemulonii0/66/6 (CT, 22.4 ± 1.2)86.2 ± 0
C. lusitaniae0/66/6 (CT, 21.6 ± 1.6)87.6 ± 0.1
C. albicans0/20/2
C. glabrata0/20/2
C. tropicalis0/20/2
C. krusei0/20/2
C. parapsilosis0/20/2
C. dubliniensis0/10/1
C. guilliermondii0/10/1
C. kefyr0/10/1
C. famata0/10/1
C. sake0/10/1
Rhodotorula mucilaginosa0/10/1
Saccharomyces cerevisiae0/20/2