Forthcoming Health Lab Testing Schemes from GD

by 5m Editor
27 July 2010, at 11:06am

NETHERLANDS - GD Animal Health Service is organising proficiency testing schemes (PTSs/ring trials) for infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV)/Gumboro and Newcastle disease virus (NDV) antibody detection in serum.

The goal of the PTSs is to determine the performance of individual laboratories for specific tests. The PTSs are officially accredited according to the international guideline ILAC G13:2007. Time schedule for the PTSs:

  • Closing date for the application: 5 August 2010
  • Shipment of the samples: week 32, 16 August 2010
  • Submission of the test results: week 38, 20 September 2010
  • Draft report: week 40, October 2010
  • Final report: week 44, November 2010

To apply you can also click here to go to the online PTS application form. Please contact Annemiek Slothouber at [email protected] or +31 (0)570 63 33 91 for more information about the PTS.

GD Animal Health Service aims to provide a useful tool to support your laboratory's Quality Assurance system and looks forward to receiving your application before 5 August 2010.

Further Reading

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