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Workshop 2013

The 8th EURL- Campylobacter workshop, Aberdeen, Scotland, 19-20 September 2013

The 8th EURL- Campylobacter workshop was held in Aberdeen, Scotland, 19-20 September 2013. In the workshop experts participated from all EU Member States, four other European countries, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and staff members from the EURL-Campylobacter.


Photos from the workshop (pdf, 9Mb).


Presentations given at the workshop are available as pdf-files below.

EURL-Campylobacter 8th Workshop 19-20 September 2013.
Eva Olsson Engvall, EURL-Campylobacter 

2011 EU Summary Report on Zoonoses: overview on Campylobacter
Roisin Rooney, EFSA

Modernisation of meat inspection in poultry in the EU.
Roisin Rooney, EFSA

Proficiency test (PT) No 11 and 12, 2013 
PT 11 - Detection and enumeration of Campylboacter spp. in chicken breast muscle
PT 12 - Detection and species identification of Campylobacter spp. in sock samples  
Ingrid Hansson, EURL-Campylobacter 

Performance criteria Proficiency Test (PT) no 11 and 12, 2013 
PT 11 - Detection and enumeration of Campylobacter spp. in chicken breast muscle
PT 12 - Detection and species identification of Campylbacter spp. in sock samples
Ann Nyman, EURL-Campylobacter

ISO validation studies ("the CEN Mandate")
Wilma Jacobs and Ida Jongenburger, The Netherlands

Enumeration of Campylobacters from chicken packaging swabs and chicken 
Frieda Jorgensen, UK

Persisting Campylobacter jejuni contamination of raw milk on a dairy farm
Marjaana Hakkinen, Finland

NRL for Campylobacter in Iceland
Vala Fridriksdottir, Iceland

Molecular typing - what´s in it for Campylobacter?
Eva Olsson Engvall, EURL-Campylobacter

Multilocus sequence typing (MLST) of C.jejuni infections in the United States
Patrick Kwan, CDC, USA

MLST types and antibiotic resistance of Swiss Campylobacter
Peter Kuhnert, Switzerland

Campylobacter contamination in poultry processing chain - state of art of two projects in Italy
Vincenza Prencipe and Elisabetta Di Giannatale, Italy

Presentation of discussion outcomes.
Elina Lahti, EURL-Campylobacter

EURL- Campylobacter - Summary of workshop, Plans for 2014
Eva Olsson Engvall and Ingrid Hansson, EURL-Campylobacter 

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