Sample submission

The EURL for FMD provides diagnostic services for the confirmation of vesiscular diseases and for viral characterisation.

The EURL tests samples using official techniques described in the OIE Manuel of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Aniamals. The front-line diagnostic assays are accredited to ISO/IEC 17025.

Please contact the EURL prior submitting samples. It is important to submit adequate samples that must be packaged and shipped in accordance with the regulations in place (for more information EC, OIE, IATA, ADR..).

For any submission of samples, please fill out the sample submission form and follow the packaging/shipment instructions below.