The EURL European Union Reference Laboratory -Salmonella organises Proficiency Tests (PTs) on detection and typing of Salmonella as part of her tasks described in Regulation (EU Europese unie) 2017/625.

The participating laboratories in these PTs are the National Reference Laboratories for Salmonella (NRLs National Reference Laboratories -Salmonella), which make use of standard protocols, along with (online) results forms provided by the EURL-Salmonella.

 

Proficiency Test Detection 2022:

This year the EURL-Salmonella Proficiency Test Food will be organised in September/October 2022, instead of the usual beginning of the year. This PT will be in combination with Primary Production Stage samples (Combined EURL-Salmonella PT PPS-Food 2022).
The EURL-Salmonella contact person for this combined PT Detection is Irene Pol ( irene.pol@rivm.nl ).