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Interpretive Criteria for Identification of Bacteria and Fungi by Targeted DNA Sequencing, 2nd Edition

This guideline includes the most current information for microbial classification by targeted DNA sequencing, with particular emphasis on interpreting and reporting results.

This edition of the document was corrected in November 2018 and November 2022. Read the full correction notices here and here, and learn more about our corrections process here.

This reaffirmed document has been reviewed and confirmed as suitable to remain published without revision to content, as of June 2023. The document’s next scheduled review is generally five years after the reaffirmation date.

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Chairholder: Cathy A. Petti, MD

Date of Publication: July 16, 2018

Order Code PDF: CLSI MM18Ed2E
ISBN Number: 978-1-68440-013-3

Order Code Print: CLSI MM18Ed2
ISBN Number: 978-1-68440-012-6

Edition: Second

Pages: 152

CLSI MM18 Additional Details

A guideline for global application developed through the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute consensus process.