Opinion of the Scientific Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW) on a request from the Commission related with the vaccination against avian influenza of H5 and H7 subtypes as a preventive measure carried out in Member States in birds kept in zoos under Community approved programmes

Avian Influenza, H5 and H7 subtypes, vaccination programmes, zoo bird species, Avian Influenza vaccines, haemagglutination inhibition (HI), antibody titres, biosecurity measures.
First published in the EFSA Journal
20 février 2007
1 février 2007
Last Updated
20 février 2007. This version replaces the previous one/s.
Scientific Opinion


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Panel members at the time of adoption

This Scientific Report was peer-reviewed by the Members of the Scientific Panel for Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW) of the European Food Safety Authority. The Scientific Report was used as the basis for a Scientific Opinion adopted on 1st February 2007. The Members of the AHAW Scientific Panel were: Bo Algers, Harry J. Blokhuis, Donald M. Broom, Patrizia Costa, Mariano Domingo, Mathias Greiner, Daniel Guemene, Jörg Hartung, Trevor Hastings, Per Have, Frank Koenen, Christine Muller-Graf, David B. Morton, Albert Osterhaus, Dirk U. Pfeiffer, Moez Sanaa, Mo Salman, J. Michael Sharp, Philippe Vannier, Martin Wierup, Marion Wooldridge.
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