Scientific Opinion on the assessment of the control measures of the category A diseases of Animal Health Law: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza

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) 2016/429on transmissible animal diseases (‘Animal Health Law’). This opinion belongs to a series of opinions wherethese control measures will be assessed, with this opinion covering the assessment of control measuresfor Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI). In this opinion, EFSA and the AHAW Panel of expertsreview the effectiveness of: (i) clinical and laboratory sampling procedures, (ii) monitoring …

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