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18.10.2017

As a result of the research on the biological properties of Schmallenberg disease virus isolated in the RF territory a strain of Schmallenberg disease virus has been obtained in the Reference Laboratory for Cattle Diseases of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “ARRIAH” with a view of being used for developing domestic diagnostic test kits.

18.10.2017

In the period from August 1 till September 1, 2017 62 countries notified the OIE about 1,007 animal disease outbreaks.

Over the past period 62 African swine fever outbreaks were registered in Russia: in Krasnodar Krai (2), in Vladimir (10), Volgograd (5), Ivanovo (1), Moscow (1), Nizhniy Novgorod (2), Novgorod (1), Pskov (1), Saratov (19), Rostov (1) and Omsk (19) Oblasts. Lumpy skin disease was registered in Saratov (6), Volgograd (1), Orenburg (3), Samara (3) Oblasts and the Republic of Bashkortostan (1).

18.10.2017

The on-site assessment of laboratories for their compliance with accreditation criteria (the extension of the scope of accreditation) took place in the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “ARRIAH” Branch in the Republic of Crimea. The assessment experts made the official conclusion on the compliance of the Crimean Branch laboratories with the accreditation criteria approved by Order of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade No.

18.10.2017

According to the Vladimir Oblast Administration Directive on holding the regional stage of the All-Russian Сontest of 100 Best Products of Russia Programme the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” took an active part in the above mentioned event.

To participate in the regional stage of the Contest the FGBI “ARRIAH” submitted the necessary documents to the Contest committee concerning the following veterinary drugs:

02.08.2017

Highly pathogenic avian influenza is a highly contagious acute highly dangerous quarantine disease which can kill up to 100% of the flock. HPAI as well as Newcastle disease has a huge economic impact on the economic potential of many countries and hinder the development of poultry industry. In spite of the fact that the main means for AI control is radical measures, vaccination of free range poultry is an active tool for the disease control.

02.08.2017

The Regional Seminar of the OIE National Focal Points for Veterinary Laboratories started its work in Kranj, Slovenia on June 27, 2017. Ekaterina Gurnova, Chief specialist-expert of the Rosselkhoznadzor Laboratory Control Unit came in the capacity of the RF National Focal Point.

02.08.2017

LPAI H9N2 virus is widely spread in the Far and Near East. The agent can cause clinical disease and results in grave economic losses due to increased levels of culling, mortality and loss of production capacities of both layers and meat cross-breeds especially in commercial poultry. Over the recent decade H9N2 virus has been widely spread. The infection causes severe damage to the poultry industry.

02.08.2017

Inspection for competence verification and the extension of its scope was carried out at the Testing Centre of the FGBI “ARRIAH” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor on March 27-30, 2017 in compliance with the Rosaccreditation Order.

The inspection results showed that the Testing Centre complied with the accreditation criteria approved by Order of the Ministry of Economic Development No. 326 of 30.05.2014 and requirements of GOST ISO/IEC 17025-2009.

02.08.2017

The delegation of the Rosselkhoznadzor held a meeting with S.Yu. Rossomakhov, Trade Representative of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Indonesia in Jakarta, Indonesia on May 17, 2017. Director of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health”, subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor D.A. Lozovoy informed S.Yu.

02.08.2017

On May 17, 2017, the opening ceremony of 12th International Forum and Exhibition of Livestock, Dairy and Fisheries Industry Indo Livestock 2017 was held in Surabaya, Indonesia.

The exhibition and forum are supported by the Ministry of Agriculture of Indonesia. More than 350 exhibitors from 33 countries and more than 15 000 visitors and delegates take part in the exhibition.

The event covers the following specialized exhibitions:

02.08.2017

In the first quarter of 2017 in the framework of the official program 80 animal brain samples received from the Vladimir (3 samples) and Tver (77 samples) Oblasts were tested for rabies by the FGBI “ARRIAH” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor.

At the FGBI “ARRIAH” the materials were tested using IFA. Test results revealed 8 new rabies cases in wild animals: 7 cases in the Tver Oblast (Bezhetsky, Kalyazinsky, Konakovsky, Nelidovsky Raions) and 1 case in the Petushinsky Raion, Vladimir Oblast.

02.08.2017

Experts of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor together with the Director of the Centre, Dmitry Lozovoy, took part in the 42nd General Session of EuFMD held in the FAO Office (in Rome) on April 20-21, 2017.

02.08.2017

The 7th International Veterinary Congress takes place on April 19 - 21, 2017 in Ufa. It is organized by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and by the Russian Veterinary Association. High status of the Congress is related to high professional level of the invited domestic and foreign speakers – leading world experts in their profession. Traditionally the Congress is attended by specialists of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate Federal Centre for Animal Health.

02.08.2017

In March 2017 OOO “Vladimir Test”, an authorized body for integrated management system certification, inspected the quality system operating at the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” and its branch in the Republic of Crimea subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor for its compliance with GOST P ISO 9001-2015 (ISO 9001:2015) in order to confirm that the quality assurance activities performed by the institution comply with the requirements of the abovementioned standard.

02.08.2017

Due to the increased risk of LSD introduction and spread in the territory of the Russian Federation, it has become necessary to find effective, reliable and safe means for the disease prevention.