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07.06.2016

O. Byadovskaya, employee of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor, took part in the roundtable discussion devoted to cooperation between the Vladimir State University (VSU) and affiliated chairs on March 23, 2016. The meeting was housed by OOO “Vladimir Industrial Park” and VSU Corporate Institute based on the decisions of III Economic Forum 2015.

07.06.2016

Two samples of pathological materials from wild boars, coming from the Mikhaylovsky Raion, the Primorye Krai, were tested by the Reference Laboratory for Highly Dangerous Diseases within the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor on March 22-23, 2016.

07.06.2016

The Third Meeting of experts was held in Moscow on March 16, 2016 with the participation of the representatives from the European Commission, World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) and the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) supported by the Rosselkhoznadzor.

07.06.2016

Youth Government of the Vladimir Oblast held the roundtable discussion meeting “Working” professions in the labour market. Problems and opportunities for youth of the Vladimir Oblast” in the Vladimir branch of the Financial University on March, 16, 2016.

The meeting addressed the problem of disproportion in the labour market due to lack of technical specialists as well as skilled workers in the sphere of agriculture.

07.06.2016

During the working visit Juan Lubroth, FAO Chief Veterinary Officer, visited the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” on March 16-17, 2016. The visit was aimed at the discussion of introduction of the following programs developed in the FGBI “ARRIAH”:

- FMD control in the Caucasian countries

- Control and eradication of peste-des-petits ruminants in Central Asian countries.

07.06.2016

The delegation from Jordan visited the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor on March 10, 2016.

The goal of the visit was negotiations on scientific cooperation in epidemic control and sustainable disease freedom achievement in Jordan.

07.06.2016

The Reference Laboratory for highly dangerous diseases of the FGBI “ARRIAH” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor carried out some tests in March 1-13, 2016.

07.06.2016

Epizootic situation on highly pathogeneic avian influenza A/H5N1 is still rather tense in some Asian and African countries causing significant economic losses to the poultry industry. In 2016 AI outbreaks have already been reported in Korea, India, Bangladesh, Cote d'Ivoire and Nigeria. The situation is especially tough in China and Vietnam where the disease outbreaks have also been caused by other subtypes (H5N2, H5N6 or H5N8).  Egypt and Indonesia are still endemic for highly pathogenic avian influenza.

18.05.2016

939 sera samples from farm animals were tested between the 9th and 25th of March, 2016 in the FGBI ARRIAH Reference Laboratory (the Federal Centre for Animal Health) for FMD. The tests were carried out as one of the surveillance measures taken by the Rosselkhoznadzor to ensure compliance with the “WTO SPS Agreement”. The samples were taken from animals vaccinated against FMD in the North Caucasian and in the Southern Federal District. 

29.04.2016

The representatives of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor took part in “Crimean Spring” ceremonial meeting devoted to the second anniversary of the Republic of Crimea accession to the Russian Federation held on the Teatral’naya Square in Vladimir. Vladimir officials headed by Svetlana Orlova, Governor of the Vladimir Oblast were present at the event.

29.04.2016

According to the OIE 88 outbreaks of highly dangerous diseases were reported in the world from March 19 to March 25, 2016.

Venezuelan equine encephalitis outbreak was reported in Peru which has been previously free from the disease (1).

ASF outbreak was reported in Kabardino-Balkar Republic (1). Besides, ASF outbreaks were also reported in Estonia (28), Latvia (15), Lithuania (5), and Poland (1).

29.04.2016

The meeting “Support of Domestic Veterinary Drugs” organized with the assistance of Autonomous Nonprofit Organization “Agency for strategic initiatives on new project promotion” was held in Moscow on March 23, 2016.

The meeting was aimed at discussing and solving systemic problems, associated with the necessity of developing and rendering state support in domestic veterinary drug production, revealed during evaluation of the project on development of veterinary drug production for livestock and poultry.

29.04.2016

Specialists of the FGBI “ARRIAH” Reference Laboratory for Cattle Diseases performed several serological as well as molecular and biological tests for the level of infectious agent spread on February, 1-March 15, 2016.

2, 436 tests of blood serum from different age-sex groups of cattle from different RF regions were performed.

06.04.2016

Advanced training course devoted to rabies, prion and lentivirus disease epidemiology, diagnosis and control measures under current conditions for the veterinarians from the Republican, Krai and Oblast Veterinary Departments and veterinary laboratories of the RF Subjects and Rosselkhoznadzor Territorial Administrations was opened on March 14, 2016.

The agenda covers the presentations of the FGBI “ARRIAH”s leading scientists and specialists on the following topics:

06.04.2016

During the period from February 26 to March 9, 2016, 112 samples of food products and raw materials of plant and animal origin were delivered for testing to the Laboratory for Chemical Analysis in the Testing Centre of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health”.