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Strengthening laboratory network for early and rapid diagnosis of transboundary animal and zoonotic diseases in Botswana

Strengthening laboratory network for early and rapid diagnosis of transboundary animal and zoonotic diseases in Botswana. An IAEA technical cooperation project has helped to transform BNVL from a national veterinary laboratory requiring the support of international reference laboratories to a laboratory self-sufficient in first line diagnoses and diagnostic confirmations.   Read More »

IAEA Offers Webinar on Food Safety in a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency

IAEA Offers Webinar on Food Safety in a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency. An upcoming webinar, organized in cooperation with the Food and Agriculture Organization in the United Nations (FAO), aims to help national experts be prepared in case an emergency involving a significant release of radioactive material into the environment makes water, local produce, milk from grazing animals and other foods unsafe for consumption.   Read More »

IAEA Response and Assistance Network Workshop Held in Fukushima Prefecture

IAEA Response and Assistance Network Workshop Held in Fukushima Prefecture. Radiological monitoring and environmental sampling and analysis during or after an emergency were key topics at an IAEA workshop held in August in Fukushima Prefecture.   Read More »


Resources

  • Mutant Varieties Database (MVD)

    The FAO/IAEA Mutant Variety Database or MVD provides information on induced mutations suitable for breeding programme and genetic analysis. View database →

  • The International Database on Insect Disinfestation and Sterilization (IDIDAS)

    Joint service of the IAEA and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). An interactive resource providing information on a species basis for both disinfestation and sterilization of arthropods, with dosage levels and conditions, efficacy and references. View database →