Inter- and Intra-Assay Coefficients of Variability - Brucella canis

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Dear Animal and Plant Health Agency,

Please can you tell me what the Inter- and Intra-Assay Coefficients of Variability are for high and low concentration samples of the following Brucella canis tests that you offer:
1. RSA
2. SAT
3. iELISA

I ask this on behalf of many other individuals who would find this information informative in terms of interpreting the diagnostic output of these tests.

Yours faithfully,

Dr Buckley

APHA Access to Information Team (ATI),

Our ref: FOI2023/11872

Dear Ms Buckley

Thank you for your email which we received on the 16 June requesting
information. Your request is being considered in respect to the access to
information legislation.

We aim to answer your request no later than 17th July, which is 20 working
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Dear Ms Buckley,

Please find attached the response to your request of 16th June for
information on - Brucella canis Information.

Yours sincerely

Access to Information Team

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Dear Ms Buckley,

APHA apologise but the information we sent to you yesterday was
incomplete. This has now been reviewed. Please find attached the amended
ended response to your request of 16th June for information on - Brucella
canis Information.

Yours sincerely

Access to Information Team

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Dear Animal and Plant Health Agency,

Many thanks for all this useful information.
You don't mention the min/max/mean for each of the positive samples undertaken. Please can I have this information as well. Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Ms Buckley

APHA Access to Information Team (ATI),

Our ref: FOI2023/14609

Dear Ms Buckley

Thank you for your email which we received on the 21st July requesting
information. Your request is being considered in respect to the access to
information legislation.

We aim to answer your request no later than 21st August, which is 20
working days from the date we received it. If we are unable to meet this
deadline we will contact you to explain the reason.

If you have any queries about this email, please contact us at the email
address below.

Yours sincerely

Access to Information Team

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Dear Ms Buckley,

Please find attached the response to your request of 21st July for
information on Information on - Brucella canis testing.

Yours sincerely

Access to Information Team

[1][Animal and Plant Health Agency request email]

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