Eighth external quality assessment scheme for Salmonella typing
This report presents the results of the eighth round of the external quality assessment (EQA-8) scheme for typing of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica organised for public health national reference laboratories (PH NRLs) in ECDC’s Food- and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses network (FWD-Net).
Third Joint Workshop on AMR in Salmonella and Campylobacter
This workshop on AMR in Salmonella and Campylobacter was arranged in cooperation with the FWD Network and the EU reference laboratory for antimicrobial resistance network.
Expert Opinion on the introduction of next-generation typing methods for food- and waterborne diseases in the EU and EEA
This report describes many of the aspects that should be taken into account. It systematically covers the entire process from sample provision and sequencing to data analysis and collaboration with other organisations.
Multidisciplinary investigation of a multicountry outbreak of salmonella stanley infections associated with Turkey meat in the European Union, August 2011 to January 2013
Kinross, P., van Alphen, L., Martinez, Urtaza, J., Struelens, M., Takkinen, J., Coulombier, D., Mäkelä, P., Bertr, S., Mattheus, W., Schmid, D., Kanitz, E., Rücker, V., Krisztalovics, K., Pászti, J., Szögyényi, Z., Lancz, Z., Rabsch, W., Pfefferkorn, B., Hiller, P., Mooijman, K., Gossner, C.
Fourth external quality assessment scheme for Salmonella typing
This report presents the results of the 4th round of the Salmonella External Quality Assessment (EQA) scheme for typing of Salmonella enterica spp.
International consensus achieved on development, validation, nomenclature and quality control of multiple-loci variable-number tandem repeat analysis (MLVA) method for molecular typing of Salmonella Typhimurium: does it matter for public health?
An international consensus study on standardisation of a widely developed molecular subtyping method for Salmonella Typhimurium, multiple loci variable-number tandem repeat analysis (MLVA), was published by Nadon et al. in Eurosurveillance on 29 August 2013
A multistate epidemic outbreak of Salmonella Goldcoast infection in humans, June 2009 to March 2010: The investigation in Italy
Scavia, G., Ciaravino, G., Luzzi, I., Lenglet, A., Ricci, A., Barco,L., Pavan, A., Zaffanella, F., Dionisi, A.M.,
Investigation into an unusual increase of human cases of Salmonella Goldcoast infection in Hungary in 2009
Horvath, J.K., Mengel, M., Krisztalovics, K., Nogrady, N., Paszti, J., Lenglet, A., Takkinen, J.
Food-borne infections: Study of outbreaks - The key to the source [Lebensmittelbedingte infektionen: Untersuchung von Ausbrüchen - der Schlüssel zur Quelle]