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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EFSA Scientific Colloquium 23 – Joint European Food Safety Authority and Evidence‐Based Toxicology Collaboration Colloquium Evidence integration in risk assessment: the science of combining apples and oranges 25–26 October 2017 Lisbon, Portugal

In evidence‐based scientific assessments, evidence synthesis is the step that occurs after collecting the data relevant to a clearly formulated research question and appraising the validity of the studies selected for the assessment, according to structur ...

Event report
28 March 2018

Clarification of some aspects related to genotoxicity assessment

The European Commission requested EFSA to provide advice on the following: (1) the suitability of the unscheduled DNA synthesis (UDS)  in vivo  assay to follow-up positive results in  in vitro  gene mutation tests; (2) the adequacy to demonstrate target t ...

Scientific Opinion
18 December 2017

OC/EFSA/SCER/2014/02-Lot 1 “Specialised training courses on certain aspects of food safety risk assessment for members of EFSA's Scientific Committee/Panels and their working groups, open to EFSA staff” –final report

No abstract available. Keywords:  Finalreport, Training course, Environmental Risk Assessment, Addressing uncertainty in EFSA’s scientific assessments doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2017.EN-1346 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2014-00892 Adopted:  27 October 2017 Contact ...

External Scientific Report
08 December 2017

OC/EFSA/SCER/2014/02-Lot 2 “Specialised training courses on certain aspects of food safety risk assessment for members of EFSA's Scientific Committee/Panels and their working groups, open to EFSA staff” –final report

No abstract available. Keywords:  Benchmark Dose Approach, BMD,PROAST, BMDS, QSAR, Computational Toxicology, Read Across, Threshold of Toxicological Concern, TTC, OECD QSAR Toolbox doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2017.EN-1347 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2014-00893 Ado ...

External Scientific Report
08 December 2017

Assessment of listing and categorisation of animal diseases within the framework of the Animal Health Law (Regulation (EU) No 2016/429): Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans (Bsal)

Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans  (Bsal) has been assessed according to the criteria of the Animal Health Law (AHL), in particular criteria of Article 7 on disease profile and impacts, Article 5 on the eligibility of  Bsal  to be listed, Article 9 for th ...

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 ...

Risk factors of primary introduction of highly pathogenic and low pathogenic avian influenza virus into European poultry holdings, considering at least material contaminated by wild birds and contact with wild birds

No abstract available. Keywords:  Avian influenza, poultry, risk factors, introduction risk, Europe doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2017.EN-1282 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2017-00573 Adopted:  9 August 2017 Contact:  alpha@efsa.europa.eu On request from:  EFSA Type:  ...

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