Following the publication of Commission Regulation (EU) 2018/222 the responsibilities of the EURL for Monitoring Bacteriological and Viral Contamination of Bivalve Molluscs at Cefas have been transferred to the EU Reference Laboratories for the analysis and testing of zoonoses (salmonella) (https://www.eurlsalmonella.eu/), the EU reference laboratory for Escherichia coli, including verotoxigenic E. coli (vtec) (http://old.iss.it/vtec/), and the EU reference laboratory for foodborne viruses https://www.livsmedelsverket.se/en/production-control-and-trade/eurl-foodborne-viruses). The EU reference laboratory for the monitoring of marine biotoxins has taken over the activities related to the classification and monitoring of production areas for bivalve molluscs (http://www.aecosan.msssi.gob.es/en/CRLMB/web/home.html. Information on Cefas’ International Reference Laboratory activities can be found at https://www.cefas.co.uk/centres-of-excellence/

The EURL operate an annual programme of PT details of forthcoming distributions can be downloaded here and via Activities, for more information or advice please contact us directly.

EURL proficiency testing programme 2018
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EURL proficiency testing programme 2017-18 v3
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EURL proficiency testing programme 2016-17
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EURL proficiency testing programme 2015-16
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EURL proficiency testing programme 2014-15
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EURL proficiency testing programme 2013 - 14
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