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Quality Control for Commercial Microbial Identification Systems, 1st Edition

This document provides guidance for quality control of commercial systems for microbial identification from culture, including information that pertains to manufacturers, distributors, and laboratory users. The intent is to ensure optimal performance of a microbial identification system in an efficient (streamlined) manner. 

This archived document is no longer being reviewed through the CLSI Consensus Document Development Process. However, this document is technically valid of as October 2022. Because of its value to the laboratory community, it is being retained in CLSI’s library.

This document is available in electronic format only.

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Chairholder: Nancy L. Anderson, MMSC, MT(ASCP)

Date of Publication: August 29, 2008

Order Code PDF: CLSI M50AE
ISBN Number: 1-56238-675-1

Order Code Print: print not available

Edition: First

Pages: 40

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has evaluated and recognized this approved-level consensus guideline for use in satisfying a regulatory requirement.