Table 4.

Commercial systems used to identify S. maltophilia

SystemNo. of strains correctly identified/total no. of strains tested (%)Reference
API 20E5/5 (100) 304
19/19 (100) 356
API 20NE16/17 (94) 441
2/2 (100) 387
7/7 (100) 263
API rapid NFT26/30 (87) 228
AutoSCAN W/A33/34 (97) 407
5/5 (100) 304
4/4 (100) 332
4/4 (100) 435
Biolog63/64 (98) 271
Biotest1/1 (100) 387
Cobas Micro ID-E/NF2/5 (40) 304
Crystal Enteric/Non-Fermenter16/17 (94) 179
16/17 (94) 441
6/6 (100) 356
Minitek33/33 (100) 70
Radiometer Sensititre AP8024/25 (96) 394
RapidID NF Plus30/30 (100) 229
Rosco1/1 (100) 387
Titertek-NF55/57 (96) 205
Uni-N/F Tek30/30 (100) 228
Vitek AutoMicrobic13/30 (54) 228
3/4 (75) 435
27/28 (96) 19
5/5 (100) 304
4/4 (100) 332
19/19 (100) 356