|EQA 2023 - Aspergillus Serology (FONG)|
Expert Biologists - Scheme Coordinators:
Estelle BUGNI and Florence PERSAT
EQA performed since 2012
Number of participating laboratories in 2022: 52
1 – Scheme overview
3 possible options:
|Scheme Limited to Metropolitan France excluding Corse.|
2 – Assessment frequency
Aspergillus galactomannan antigen assessment :
Anti-Aspergillus antibodies assessment :
3 – List of tests assessed
4 – Description of the control samples
Liquid human control serums (ready-to-use). Aspergillus antigen sample volume: 900 µL; Aspergillus antibodies sample volume: 350 µL.
|For Aspergillus antigen: The sample volume is appropriate for one test and one confirmation. An additional kit should be ordered if the volume is insufficient.
For Aspergillus antibodies: An additional kit should be ordered if the volume is insufficient, depending on the technique and material used.