Table 1.

MEC values of all 288 Aspergillus isolates

Species (no. of isolates)ECV (μg/ml)cAntifungalaMEC (μg/ml)
Range50%90%
All (288)Caspo0.008–40.030.06
Anid0.008–0.1250.0080.015
Mica0.008–0.1250.0080.015
A. fumigatus (179)≤0.06Caspo0.015–10.030.06
Anid0.008–0.1250.0080.015
Mica0.008–0.060.0080.008
A. flavus (28)≤0.06Caspo0.008–0.030.030.03
Anid0.008–0.0150.0080.008
Mica0.008–0.030.0080.015
A. niger (25)≤0.06Caspo0.015–0.50.030.03
Anid0.008–0.030.0080.008
Mica0.008–0.0150.0080.008
A. terreus (23)≤0.06Caspo0.015–10.030.5
Anid0.008–0.01250.0080.06
Mica0.008–0.030.0080.03
A. calidoustus (7)Caspo0.03–4
Anid0.008–0.06
Mica0.008–0.125
A. tubingensis (6)Caspo0.015–0.03
Anid0.008
Mica0.008–0.015
A. versicolor (5)≤0.125Caspo0.03–0.06
Anid0.008–0.015
Mica0.008–0.015
A. lentulus (4)Caspo0.015–0.03
Anid0.008
Mica0.008
N. udagawae (4)Caspo0.03
Anid0.008
Mica0.008
Other (7)bCaspo0.03–1
Anid0.008–0.03
Mica0.008–0.3
  • a Caspo = caspofungin; Anid = anidulafungin; Mica = micafungin.

  • b “Other” includes 3 Neosartorya pseudofischeri isolates, 2 Aspergillus sydowii isolates, 1 Aspergillus nidulans isolate, and 1 Emericella quadrilineata isolate.

  • c If available.