RE-LAB

Functions

Functions

  • Fast identification and characterisation of the agents involved in threats with a biological origin, start up of fast and innovative techniques and optimisation of existing ones.
  • Support and coordination of the scientific-technical resources required for decision making by the appropriate competent authority, in alert situations caused by biological agents that can affect human, animal, vegetable or environmental health.
  • Maintain a network for the exchange of information and coordination between laboratories, integrating risk identification and the planning and preparation of responses in each situation.
  • Coordinate information and communications stemming from activities, with the different institutions participating in the response.
  • Create action protocols for the communication and coordination of laboratory responses (notification of threats, sample taking and their shipment, laboratory actions, specific protocols for processing samples, etc.).
  • Training in the area of these functions.

 

The Management Unit of the RE-LAB has a Quality Management System in accordance with the UNE EN-ISO 9001:2008, AENOR certified.

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