Project: New and emerging technologies: improved laboratory and on-site detection of OIE list a viruses in animals and animal products
- project duration
- 01-NOV-04 – 31-JAN-08
- Aim of the LAB-ON-SITE project is the development of rapid diagnostic method for nine viral diseases on the international epizootics organization (OIE) list a including: foot-and-mouth-disease, classical swine fever, highly pathogenic avian influenza and others. Swine influenza was also included. These diseases may pose a threat to the EU animal industry and their immediate diagnosis is paramount for their control.