Laboratory standard operating procedure for multiple-locus variable-number tandem repeat analysis of Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis
This publication describes the standardised laboratory protocol for molecular subtyping of S. Enteritidis. It is based on the 5-locus MLVA method and offers data providers with a single protocol for performing multiple-locus variable-number tandem repeat analysis of Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis (S. Enteritidis). Adhering to the protocol ensures interlaboratory comparability of the generated results.
Handbook on tuberculosis laboratory diagnostic methods in the European Union - Updated 2018
29 Aug 2018 - This handbook provides network members and other laboratories involved in the diagnosis of tuberculosis, with an agreed list of key diagnostic methods and their protocols in various areas of TB diagnosis.
EU protocol for harmonised monitoring of antimicrobial resistance in human Salmonella and Campylobacter isolates – June 2016
7 Jun 2016 - The Protocol is targeted at the national public health reference laboratories to guide the susceptibility testing needed for EU surveillance and the reporting to ECDC.