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Welcome to the European Reference Laboratory for Brucellosis !


Animal Health Laboratory - ANSES

Maisons-Alfort, France


The European Council and the Commission have designated European Union Reference Laboratories (EURLs) with scientific and technical expertise within the areas of animal health, public health and zootechnics in a number of legal acts to prevent, control and eradicate major animal diseases.





500 000
incident human cases around the world per year
cases of human brucellosis in Europe, ECDC-EFSA, 2018
National Reference Laboratories for Brucellosis in Europe
EU Member States with OF status in cattle (2018)
named Brucella spp.


For more information

  • Contact the EURL Team
EURL Team  /  +33 1 49 77 46 23
Online platform for ANSES interlaboratory tests