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17.03.2017

The Reference Laboratory for Avian Virus Diseases of the Rosselkhoznadzor-subordinated FGBI “Federal Center for Animal Health” (FGBI “ARRIAH”) participated to the regular three rounds of International proficiency testing (IPT) organized by the Laboratory of the Dutch Animal Health Service, Deventer (R&D GD), Netherlands, officially ILAC G13:2007 accredited for providing IPT for some infectious diseases.

17.03.2017

The FGBI “ARRIAH” was granted the RF Patent No 2603255 on “FMDV Aphtae epizooticae Strain A N2155/Zabaikalsky/2-13 for control of antigenicity and immunogenicity and for production of biologicals to perform FMD type A diagnostics and specific prophylaxis”.

The invention belongs to the field of veterinary virology and biotechnology and refers to the new FMDV strain.

17.03.2017

Final meeting of the Scientific Board aimed at summing up results of the institute’s activities in 2016 was held in the FGBI “ARRIAH” on December 22-23, 2016. Members of the Scientific Board, researchers and honored specialists of the Centre took part in the meeting.

17.03.2017

In December 2016 the FGBI ARRIAH Laboratory for FMD Prevention celebrated 50th Anniversary.

Away back in forties FMD aluminum hydroxide adjuvant formolated vaccine based on aphthae virus was developed for active immunization of cattle against FMD. In fifties FMD inactivated vaccines were produced from culture virus grown in explants of bovine tongue epithelium and calf kidney cell culture and their preventive effectiveness was demonstrated.

17.03.2017

The 3rd session of the Agriculture Working Group of the Russian-Mongolian Intergovernmental Commission on Trade-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation was held on December 12-13, 2016 in Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia).

17.03.2017

Field workshop on practical aspects of avian disease prevention in poultry industry is to be held in AO “N.I. Tkachev Agrocomplex” (Vyselki s., Krasnodar Krai) on December 14-15, 2016. This is a new event, which will be organized by the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health”.

17.03.2017

Mongolian delegation visited the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” on December 23, 2016 for negotiations on cooperation in prevention of economically significant diseases. The focus was made on FGBI “ARRIAH” research activities and long experience in FMD control.

FGBI “ARRIAH” experts told about scientific and practical activities of the Centre mentioning the latest achievements in development and production of FMD vaccines.

17.03.2017

1068 highly dangerous disease outbreaks were reported to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE)I in November 2016

17.03.2017

The delegation of specialists from the Chinese Academy of Inspection and Quarantine (CAIQ) visited the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” to get acquainted with the laboratory and differential diagnostics of African swine fever (ASF), improvement of ASF diagnostic methods, as well as other issues related to the reference laboratory’s competence on ASF. The visit will last until November 27.

17.03.2017

On December 6, 2016 the IVth International Conference “Achievements of Young Scientists to Veterinary Practice” was held in the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health”. The conference was devoted to the 55th anniversary of the Post-Graduate School of the FGBI “ARRIAH”.

78 scientists participated in the conference. Among them were young scientists from the research institutions and higher educational establishments of the Russian Federation.

17.03.2017

On November 18, 2016, A. Kononov, expert of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Сentre for Animal Health”, delivered training on topical issues of LSD epidemiology and prevention, challenges for local authorities and RF regional veterinary authorities to the officers of the Veterinary Departments of the RF Subjects and Rosselkhoznadzor Territorial Administrations.

17.03.2017

Delegation of the Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency of the Republic of Korea visited the FGBI “ARRIAH” on October 31 to November 3, 2016.  The visit was aimed at audit of the FGBI “ARRIAH” for completion of its veterinary drug registration process in the Republic of Korea as well as technical consultations on highly dangerous animal disease prevention and control.

20.01.2017

From 18 to 20 October 2016, regional OIE workshop  “Regional Workshop for Advanced Training on the World Animal Health Information System (WAHIS) for National Focal Points for Animal Disease Notification to the OIE” was held in the Republic of Armenia.

20.01.2017

On the 18th of October, 2016 the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor held a seminar on “Topical issues of epizootology, preventions of lumpy skin disease, obligations of the local authorities and veterinary services in the RF subject raions”.

Experts from the FGBI ARRIAH gave lectures at the seminar opened by Deputy Head for Quality Sergey Starov and Deputy Head for Science and Monitoring Alexey Mischenko.

20.01.2017

On October 17, 2016 D. Lozovoy, Director of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health”, subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor, and A. Metlin, Deputy Director for Research and Development as a part of the Russian delegation headed by Deputy Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Ye. Nepoklonov visited Finland Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Finnish Food Safety Authority (EVIRA).