GD Organises Ring Trial for PRRSV

by 5m Editor
3 February 2011, at 8:50am

NETHERLANDS - GD Animal Health Service Deventer is organising a proficiency testing scheme (Ring Trials) for Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) antibody detection in serum.

The goal of the PTS is to determine the performance of individual laboratories for specific tests. The PTS is officially accredited according to the international guideline ILAC G13:2007.

Time schedule for the PTS is as follows:

  • Closing date for the application: 24 February
  • Shipment of the samples: Week 10 (7 March)
  • Submission of the test results: Week 15 (15 April)
  • Draft report: Week 18 (April 2011)
  • Final report: Week 24 (May 2011)

Please contact Annemiek Slothouber ([email protected]via or +31 (0)570 – 63 33 91) for more information about the PTS or when you would like to apply.

To apply, you can also click here for the PTS application form and send it back to us via fax.

GD hopes you will find this a useful tool to support your laboratory's Quality Assurance system and looks forward to receiving your application before Thursday 24 February 2011.

Further Reading

- Find out more information on porcine reproductive respiratory syndrome (PRRS) by clicking here.

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