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2019 February

First round test performance studies (TPS)

The organisation of the first round test performance studies (TPS) has been started. Mid-January potential partners have been invited for the different test performance studies. The selection of the participants based on pre-defined criteria will be finished soon. Each TPS includes several methods and in some cases several tests per method. Preliminary studies for the selection of these tests will be finished at the end of February.
The following methods are included in the TPS organized in this first round. A second round on other pests will be organised in 2020.

  • Erwinia amylovora: real-time PCR, LAMP, LFD
  • Pantoea stewartii: PCR, real-time PCR, LAMP
  • citrus tristeza virus: RT-PCR, real-time PCR, LAMP, ELISA, Immunoprinting, LFD
  • plum pox virus: RT-PCR, real-time RT-PCR, ELISA
  • Fusarium circinatum: Plating, PCR, real-time PCR
  • Bursaphelenchus xylophilus: PCR, real-time PCR, LAMP
2018 May 29

"Kick-off" meeting EU project Valitest

The kickoff meeting of the EU funded H2020 project VALITEST took place at Anses (Maison Alfort, France) on the 31st of May.


No training for the moment

EU H2020
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement n°773139.

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