Scientific Opinion on the assessment of the control measures for category A diseases of Animal Health Law: Foot and Mouth Disease

Last updated on 28-1-2022 by Wesley Van Dessel

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EFSA received a mandate from the European Commission to assess the effectiveness of some of thecontrol measures against diseases included in the Category A list according to Regulation (EU) 2016/429 on transmissible animal diseases (‘Animal Health Law’). This opinion belongs to a series ofopinions where these control measures will be assessed, with this opinion covering the assessmentof control measures for foot and mouth disease (FMD). In this opinion, EFSA and the AHAW Panel ofexperts review the effectiveness of: i) clinical and laboratory sampling procedures, ii) monitoring periodand iii…

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