Working groups

BIOHAZ Panel working groups are set up to develop draft scientific opinions on specific issues. They consist of EFSA scientists and external experts with the required specialisations, identified by consulting EFSA's expert database .  All members are required to comply with EFSA's policy on Declarations of Interests .

Analytical sensitivity of approved TSE rapid tests (EFSA-Q-2009-00687)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 27 November 2009(0.1Mb)

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) focussed on zoonotic infections based on the information currently available (EFSA-Q-2008-781)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 30 November 2009(0.1Mb)

Assessment for the Equivalence of the Australian Monitoring Programme for Carcasses

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 30 November 2009(0.1Mb)

BSE risk in Bovine intestines - EFSA-Q-2009-00226

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Update 28 August 2009(0.1Mb)

Campylobacter in broiler meat - Risk assessment and control options (EFSA-Q-2009-00233)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 5 February 2010(0.1Mb)

Campylobacter in broiler meat - Source attribution (EFSA-Q-2008-469)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 26 November 2009(0.1Mb)

Food Safety considerations concerning the species-specific welfare aspects of the main systems of stunning and killing of farmed fish (EFSA-Q-2008-770)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Minutes of 1st meeting - 21 Apr 2009(0.1Mb)

Foodborne Viruses (EFSA-Q-2009-877)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Genetic TSE Resistance in Goats (EFSA-Q-2008-774)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 16 January 2009(0.1Mb)

Genetic TSE Resistance in Goats (EFSA-Q-2009-00448)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 14 September 2009(0.1Mb)

Hot water decontamination

Members and Declarations of Interests

Joint ECDC/EFSA mandate on any possible epidemiological or molecular link between animal and human TSE's (EFSA-Q-2009-00799)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Link between Salmonella criteria at different stages of the poultry production chain

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 14 January 2010(0.1Mb)

Maintanance of the list of QPS microorganisms intentionally added to food or feed (2009 update) EFSA-Q-2009-00459

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 27 October 2009(0.1Mb)

QMRA of new target for Salmonella in breeding hens (EFSA-Q-2008-291)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 25 February 2009(0.1Mb)

QMRA of new target for Salmonella in broilers (EFSA-Q-2008-293)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 18 December 2009(0.1Mb)

QMRA of new target for Salmonella in laying hens (EFSA-Q-2008-292)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 19 January 2010(0.1Mb)

Revision of the guidance document on carcass decontamination

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 8 December 2009(0.1Mb)

Tecnical advice on the adequacy of a protocol prepared by the TSE CRL to supplement the initial findings of the Cypriot study and address the recommendantions of the EFSA opinion on Genetic TSE resistance in goats in Cyprus (EFSA-Q-2009-00631)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 1 July 2009(0.1Mb)

WG Technical Assistance EFSA Opinion transformation ABP biogas and compost

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 12 September 2009(0.1Mb)

Technical guide on poultry decontamination

Members and Declarations of Interests

TSE transmission via semen and embryo transfer in small ruminants

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 20 October 2009(0.1Mb)

Parasites in fishery products - (EFSA-Q-2009-00516)

Members and Declarations of Interests

Meeting minutes - Updated 19 January 2010(0.1Mb)