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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Splash dispersal of P. citricarpa conidia

Simulated rain splash experiments using a rain tower and wind tunnel determined the potential for dispersal of Phyllosticta citricarpa (synonym Guignardia citricarpa) conidia (pycnidiospores) from infected oranges. High Power microscopy demonstrated prese ...

Non-IgE-mediated immune adverse reactions to foods

The literature pertaining to non-IgE immune-mediated adverse reactions to foods has been reviewed and ranked with regards to the quality of evidence that the conditions are (1) triggered by foods and (2) have an immunological mechanism which is distinct f ...

External Scientific Report
12 December 2013

In vitro digestibility tests

A systematic review of in silico and in vitro digestibility tests has been undertaken which identified a lack of harmonised test conditions that made comparison of test results difficult. Specific issues that should be considered further include a need fo ...

External Scientific Report
12 December 2013

Xylella fastidiosa hosts, vectors, pathways and risk reduction

Following a request from the European Commission, EFSA was asked to provide urgent scientific and technical assistance on the plant pathogenic bacterium Xylella fastidiosa. X. fastidiosa was detected in olive trees in Lecce province in Apulia, Italy, in O ...

Strategies for food and feed safety of GM plants

This report reviews current scientific literature and risk assessment frameworks for assessing food and feed safety of GM plants, in cases where the comparative approach, as applied by EFSA, may not be fully applicable. This may apply to a range of GM tra ...

External Scientific Report
03 September 2013

extensive literature search on cropping practices

No abstract available Keywords:  Crop production, Cropping systems, Cultivation, European Union Countries, Field crops, Horticultural crops, Plant protection, Propagation, Protected cultivation doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2013.EN-401 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-20 ...

Review of the Séralini et al. (2012) publication

On 19 September 2012, Séralini et al. published online in the scientific journal Food and Chemical Toxicology a publication describing a 2-year feeding study in rats investigating the health effects of genetically modified maize NK603 with and without Rou ...

Statement of EFSA
28 November 2012

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