Test Catalog

Test ID: BLACT    

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Predicting the resistance of beta-lactamase producing isolates to hydrolysis-susceptible beta-lactam antimicrobials

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test


NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Beta Lactamase

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Beta Lactamase (Penicillinase)
Lactamase, Beta (Penicillinase)
Penicillinase Activity