TABLE 4.

Tigecycline MIC quality control

Quality control strainNo. of occurrences at MIC (μg/ml) ofa,b:% in rangec
0.0150.030.060.120.250.51248163264
E. coli ATCC 259220 0 401 176 5 00000000100
S. aureus ATCC 292130 48 194 277 61 1110000099.5
E. faecalis ATCC 292120 86 374 132 50000000099.2
S. pneumoniae ATCC 49619 0 146 90 4 0000100
H. influenzae ATCC 4924700 9 107 113 11 00100
  • a The target of 600 replicates per strain was not met for all test species.

  • b Numbers within recommended quality control ranges are represented in bold.

  • c Percentage of results which fall within the recommended range. Acceptable limit, ≥95%.