Guidance

Shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: recent reports

This EQA scheme challenges the detection and quantification of Shiga toxin Escherichia coli organisms by molecular methods.

Documents

Shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: distribution STX4 report

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Shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: distribution STX3 report

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Shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: distribution STX2 report

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Details

This external quality assessment (EQA) scheme focuses on raising awareness:

  • of the molecular methods used
  • in the variations of the molecular methods used which can subsequently highlight differences in PT results obtained
  • in limitation of molecular methods available on the market
  • of updates in ISO methods
Published 8 March 2016
Last updated 7 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: distribution STX4 report'.
  2. Added shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: distribution STX3 report.
  3. Added shiga toxin Escherichia coli scheme: distribution STX2 report.
  4. Added distribution STX1 report.
  5. First published.