Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumoniae (CBPP) – antibody detection
ELISA / CFT / immuno blot test
cELISA - % inhibition and Interpretation (+ve/-ve/IC). CFT - % haemolysis and Interpretation (+ve/-ve/IC). Immunoblot test - +ve or –ve. Authorised report will be published electronically. These will show intended result and results from all participants.
0.5ml heat treated liquid serum
Non-infectious substance, UK - normal post. Overseas - courier.
Courier delivery will incur extra costs, please contact the QA unit
Various aspects of the Proficiency testing schemes may at times be subcontracted. When this occurs it is placed with a competent subcontractor and the Quality Assurance Unit is responsible to the scheme participants for the subcontractors work.
ISO/IEC 17043: 2010 Conformity assessment – General requirements for proficiency testing.