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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Abundance modelling Rift Valley Fever vectors

Outbreaks of RVF often occur linked to periodical abundance peaks of Aedes and Culex species. Abundance data is therefore critical but needs a specific approach. A novel methodology was developed to model spatial abundance patterns for two potential vecto ...

Rift Valley Fever vectors in Europe

Although Rift Valley Fever (RVF) is mainly affecting large parts of sub-Saharan Africa, there is an increased concern that this vector-borne disease could be introduced into the Europe. Transmission of this viral zoonosis can occur through various pathway ...

Electronic Transmission of Chemical Occurence Data

Data collection is an important task of EFSA and a fundamental component of risk assessment (Articles 22 and 23 of regulation EC No 178/2002). The Guidance on Standard Sample Description for Food and Feed and The Guidance on Data Exchange (both were devel ...

Enzymes and microorganisms as respiratory sensitizers

The immune system has evolved to protect individuals from microbial pathogens as well as larger parasites. However, the immune system can sometimes react inappropriately to innocuous antigens, triggering allergic reactions. The potential of microorganisms ...

Pre-assessment of environmental impact of copper and zinc

Copper and zinc are routinely used as additives in feed for livestock and aquaculture farming. During their use as feed additives, it is inevitable that Cu and Zn will be released to the environment. This project therefore assessed the environmental impac ...

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