Table 3.

Cost comparison of four screening methods for identifyingC. glabrata by using list prices

Screening methodCost ($)
Mayo Clinic Rapid Assimilation Trehalose Broth0.045
Remel Rapid Trehalose Assimilation Broth1.59/tube
Remel Yeast Fermentation Broth with Durham Tube4.15/tube
Hardy Diagnostics Trehalose Fermentation Broth with Durham Tube1.10/tube
API 20C Yeast Identification System6.60/test strip