In vitro activity of micafungin against planktonic and sessile Candida albicans isolates

Melissa J. Jacobson, Kathryn E. Steckelberg, Kerryl E. Piper, James M. Steckelberg, Robin Patel

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Abstract

Planktonic and sessile susceptibilities to micafungin were determined for 30 clinical isolates of Candida albicans obtained from blood or other sterile sites. Planktonic and sessile MIC90s for micafungin were 0.125 and 1.0 μg/ml, respectively.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2638-2639
Number of pages2
JournalAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Volume53
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2009

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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