EFSA Journal

EFSA publishes all its scientific outputs, including its scientific opinions, in the EFSA Journal. It also issues a range of supporting publications. See also Definitions of EFSA Scientific Outputs and Supporting Publications.

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Advances in genetic engineering: EFSA public consultations in 2020

No abstract available. doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2020.e18021 Journal Number:  EFSA Journal 2020;18(2):e18021 Adopted:  31 January 2020 Contact:  gmo@efsa.europa.eu Author:  Yann Devos, Elisabeth Waigmann, Nikoletta Papadopoulou, Tommaso Raffaello, Reinhilde Sc ...

EFSA Journal Editorial
14 February 2020

Acute human exposure assessment to tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9‐THC)

Delta‐9‐tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ 9 ‐THC) is a naturally occurring psychoactive compound derived from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa. In 2015, EFSA established an acute reference dose (ARfD) of 1 μg/kg body weight (bw) for Δ 9 ‐THC and assessed acute dietar ...

Scientific Report
07 January 2020

Animal dietary exposure: overview of current approaches used at EFSA

At EFSA, animal dietary exposure estimates are undertaken by several Panels/Units to assess the risk of feed contaminants, pesticide residues, genetically modified feed and feed additives. Guidance documents describing methodologies for animal dietary exp ...

Scientific Report
15 November 2019

Food Safety Regulatory Research Needs 2030

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) regularly collects recommendations from members of the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels on EFSA's research needs and priorities (EFSA,  2017). At the end of the 2015–2018 Scientific Panels mandate, ...

Occurrence data of nickel in feed and animal exposure assessment

Nickel (Ni) is a silvery‐white, hard, ductile metal existing in oxidation states; in biological systems, Ni 2+  is the prevalent form. All analytical results used to estimate animal dietary exposure were reported as Ni', without providing information ...

Scientific Report
24 June 2019

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