Antibiotic Resistance

Today, Antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) is a standard process used by clinical microbiology labs to analyze samples from hospitalized patients with infections. The emergence of new resistant strains also means that there is an increasing need for antimicrobial susceptibility testing in outpatient wards in order to enable the treatment of patients suffering from common infections.

Authorities and opinion leaders around the world have been calling for new technology solutions to tackle the problem of increasing antimicrobial resistance.

Urgend need for AST