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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Feasibility study: sentinel surveillance

This report represents the results of a feasibility study to investigate whether farmer/ producer associations/ federations can serve as sentinel surveillance networks for the detection of adverse events in the health of agricultural plants and animals an ...

External Scientific Report
20 February 2014

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

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

Statistical Software Programming Practices

To provide assistance to the SAS Unit of EFSA in the production of a standardised statistical programming practices document for SAS and R software packages this report proposes program templates and corresponding manuals for R and SAS. The templates are ...

External Scientific Report
15 February 2013

SSPP

This report summarises the “current” statistical programming methods and practices at EFSA, which were obtained by reviewing scientific outputs and associated statistical R and SAS programs and interviewing selected EFSA staff. The assessment was based on ...

External Scientific Report
15 February 2013

Implementation of systematic reviews

Systematic reviews (SR) are an evidence synthesis approach that provides robust and transparent answers to clearly formulated questions. Originally developed for use in clinical practice, SRs have wider applicability, including food and feed safety risk a ...

External Scientific Report
17 December 2012

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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