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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Assessing Risk of Introduction via Import

A quantitative approach to estimate the likelihood of introduction of an infectious disease agent into a disease-free country through the movement of animals is essential to assess the risk of introduction of such disease agent. This approach was used to ...

Scientific Report
19 April 2012

Simulation-based approach for early detection of FMD in wild boar

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a viral disease primarily of cloven-hoofed animals that can profoundly affect animal husbandry by evolving into severe epidemics that reduce the productivity of susceptible livestock.. Hunting activities are considered valu ...

Scientific Report
17 April 2012

Heat treatment to control Agrilus planipennis

In 2011, the EFSA Panel on Plant Health was asked by the European Commission to provide an opinion on a technical file submitted by the US Authorities to support a request to list a new heat treatment (60 °C/60 min) among the EU import requirements for wo ...

Statement on the identity of apple snails

Following a request by the European Commission, EFSA’s Panel on Plant Health was asked to deliver a statement to clarify the current scientific knowledge regarding the identity of the apple snails in the context of the evaluation of the pest risk analysis ...

Simulation-based assessment on Microbiological Process Hygiene Criteria

A simulation exercise was performed to contribute to the assessment of the impact of Salmonella spp. on public health. The aim of this simulation approach was to investigate the effect of the prevalence of contaminated broiler carcasses at slaughterhouse ...

Scientific Report
18 February 2011

Quantitative risk assessment of Salmonella Enteritidis in shell eggs

Prevalences in terms of the number of eggs contaminated (internally and externally) with Salmonella Enteritidis per million are presented based on a 2 stage Bayesian model. The first stage estimates the average flock prevalence over laying period in the p ...

Scientific Report
20 April 2010

Bursaphelenchus xylophilus and wood packaging material

No abstract available Keywords:  Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, European Union, pine wood nematode, United States of America, wood packaging material doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2010.1497 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2010-00056 Journal Number:  EFSA Journal 2010; 8(1): ...

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