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15.07.2015

In June 2015, the following two methods developed by the experts of the Laboratory for Chemical Analysis of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” were validated:
- “Method for measurement of mass concentration of chemical elements in muscle (meat) of animals and birds using inductively coupled mass spectrometry” (Validation certificate for method of measurement No. 310354-0007/2015);

15.07.2015

During the period from July 1 to July 3, 2015, the testing laboratory (TL) passed the procedure for its competence attestation performed by the accreditation expert group of the OOO National Certification Centre. The Procedure was performed following the Order of the Federal Accreditation Service “Procedure for competence attestation of Veterinary Preparation Testing Laboratory (TL) of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate Federal Governmental State-Financed Institution “Federal Centre for Animal Health”” as of May 5, 2015 No. 5135.

24.06.2015

According to the information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 72 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered worldwide from 12 till 19 June 2015.

06.05.2015

According to the information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 178 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered in April 2015.

Thus, in earlier free from highly pathogenic avian influenza countries (Russia and Niger) one outbreak of the disease was detected in each country. Veterinary services of Costa-Rica reported on Newcastle disease outbreak (fowl pest). Five outbreaks of equine influenza were diagnosed in Croatia.

14.04.2015

According to the information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 35 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered worldwide from 4 till 10 April 2015.

Outbreaks of African swine fever were reported from Lithuania (1) and Poland (5). Outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza were diagnosed in Palestine (1), China (1), Vietnam (1), Mexico (2), Canada (1) and USA (10).

06.04.2015

According to the information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 392 outbreaks of highly dangerous diseases of animals and birds were registered worldwide in March 2015.

Thus, 7 African swine fever (ASF) outbreaks were registered in Russia:

-  in the Oryol Oblast - 1 outbreak in the village of Tatarenkova, Bolkhovsky Raion, and 1 outbreak in the village of Volovuyevo, Mtsensky Raion;

13.03.2015

According to the information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 188 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered worldwide from 28 February till 6 March 2015.

An outbreak of African swine fever was again diagnosed in Russia in the settlement of Tatarenkova, Bolkhov Raion, Oryol Oblast. Outbreaks of the disease were also reported from earlier affected countries: Latvia (8), Lithuania (2).

02.03.2015

According to the information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 57 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered from 21 till 27 February 2015.

Outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) were reported from Lithuania (2) and Poland (3).

Outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza were registered by veterinary services of Hungary (1), Vietnam (1), China (1), Palestine (1), USA (7), Taiwan (25) and Japan (1).

25.02.2015

According to the data of the World Organisation for Animal Health 82 outbreaks of highly dangerous animal diseases were recorded worldwide from 14 till 20 February 2015.

In Russia 1 outbreak of African swine fever was diagnosed (Kaluga Oblast, Medynsky Raion, settlement of Troitskoye). Also 6 cases of the disease were registered in Latvia.

30.01.2015

Meetings of the Scientific Council of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” under the jurisdiction of the Rosselkhoznadzor aimed at hearing annual reports of Centre’s laboratories on research activities in 2014 were conducted on 13-14 January 2015.

16.01.2015

According to data for 2014 of the World Organisation for Animal Health 10,865 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered worldwide.

In Russia outbreaks of the following highly dangerous diseases were recorded during the last year:

05.12.2014

According to information of the World Organisation for Animal Health 2,657 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered worldwide in November 2014.

Four outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) among wild boars were reported from Russia: Moscow Oblast, Narofominsk Raion, Machikhino; Bryansk Oblast, Starodub Raion, Shershevichi; Kaluga Oblast, Tarusa Raion, Lopatino and Zhukovsky Raion, Zavorovo. ASF outbreaks were also confirmed by Latvia (27), Lithuania (13) and Poland (2).

02.12.2014

The staff members of the Laboratory for Chemical Analysis within the Testing Centre of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor took part in the round of the proficiency testing organized by Food Analysis Performance Assessment Scheme (FAPAS) devoted to identification of toxic elements in liver using mass spectrometry with inductively coupled plasma.

02.12.2014

According to the data from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) 1,321 outbreaks of animal highly dangerous diseases were registered during a period from 22 till 28 November 2014.

New outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) were reported from Russia (2 outbreaks in the Kaluga Oblast: settlement of Lopatino, Tarusa Raion, and village of Zavorovo, Zhukovsky Raion), Latvia (6), Lithuania (3) and Poland (1).

27.08.2014

7,896 sera samples taken from the vaccinated population in the RF buffer zone and 2,205 samples from the Kyrgyz Republic were tested in the Reference laboratory for FMD diagnosis located in the FGBI ARRIAH “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor in July, 2014.