Mycoplasma gallisepticum and meleagridis culture
Each vial is to be reconstituted with 0.5 ml of the diluent provided. Make a 10 fold series of dilutions down to 10-6 using a new pipette/tip at each stage and then plate out on solid media following your routine method.
Growth +ve or –ve and final dilution at which growth is obtained is noted. Authorised reports are published electronically. These show intended results and results from all participants.
0.1mL freeze dried simulated specimen plus 15mL diluent
UN3373 – Biological substance category B. Courier delivery required which will incur additional charges. Please contact the QA unit
for further details
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.