Sixth EPFA/NIBSC workshop on NAT in rome 1999: outcome of discussions.

Research paper by K K Müller-Breitkreutz, J P JP Allain

Indexed on: 25 Feb '00Published on: 25 Feb '00Published in: Biologicals


The sixth international workshop on "Nucleic Acid Amplification Technology for the Detection of Blood Borne Viruses" was held on 5-6 May 1999 at the Istituto Superiore di Sanità in Rome, Italy. The purpose of the workshop was to bring together regulators, blood and plasma product manufacturers, national control agencies, test kits manufacturers and scientists to discuss recent experience as well as regulatory topics related to the use of NAT for the detection of blood borne viruses. Various papers were presented and discussed in 6 sessions.