Consultation outcome

UK SMI V 26: Epstein-Barr virus serology

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Detail of outcome

The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 18 January 2019.

Read the latest issue of UK SMI V 26.

Detail of feedback received

Timeline of review process

Date review started: 16 August 2017

Consultation: 25 May 2018 to 8 June 2018

Document discussed at the following working group meetings:

  • 17 January 2018
  • 13 June 2018

Date document issued: 18 January 2019

Original consultation


We're seeking views on the UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations V 26 which relates to Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) serology.

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Consultation description

Public Health England, in partnership with professional organisations, is asking for feedback on the ‘Standards for Microbiology Investigations V 26: Epstein-Barr virus serology’.

We have refined the process so that UK SMI users can comment more easily if they see no requirement for amendments to the document out for consultation.


V 26: section 6 investigation, laboratory diagnosis of acute EBV infection (larger view)

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Published 25 May 2018
Last updated 25 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Review of users' comments: January 2019'.

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