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.

Results 1 - 10 of 13

Avian influenza overview February – May 2020

Between 16 February and 15 May 2020, 290highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) A(H5) virus outbreakswere reported in Europe in poultry (n=287), captive birds (n=2) and wild birds (n=1)in Bulgaria, Czechia,Germany,Hungary andPolandand two low pathogenic ...

Guidance for reporting 2020 avian influenza data

Avian influenza surveillance data should be submitted twice a year from Member States to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) using the EFSA Standard Sample Description version 2 (SSD2). Specific guidelines to support reporting countries with this da ...

Workshop on Avian Influenza

Since September 2017, EFSA has been providing ongoing scientific and technical support to the European Commission and Member States (MSs) in the collection, collation, and analysis of epidemiological data relevant to the monitoring of avian influenza (AI) ...

Avian influenza

Previous introductions of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (HPAIV) to the EU were most likely via migratory wild birds. A mathematical model has been developed which indicated that virus amplification and spread may take place when wild bird popula ...

Urgent request on avian influenza

HPAI H5N8 is currently causing an epizootic in Europe, infecting many poultry holdings as well as captive and wild bird species in more than ten countries. Given the clear clinical manifestation, passive surveillance is considered the most effective means ...

Animal health and welfare aspects of avian influenza and the risk of its introduction into the EU poultry holdings- Scientific opinion of the Panel on Animal Health and Welfare

No abstract available Keywords:  Animal Health, Animal Welfare, Avian Influenza, Poultry, Risk, Introduction, European Union, Biosecurity   doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2008.715 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2007-179 Panels:  Panel on Animal Health and Welfar ...

Opinion of the Scientific Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW) related with the vaccination against avian influenza of H5 and H7 subtypes in domestic poultry and captive birds

No abstract available Keywords:  Avian Influenza vaccines, H5 and H7 subtypes, vaccination, HPAI, LPAI, bio-security measures, surveillance, DIVA Strategy. doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2007.489 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2006-309 Panels:  Panel on Animal Health and ...

Pages