Johnson BW, Demanou M, Fall G, Betoulle JL, Obiekea C, Basile AJ, Domingo C, Goodman C, Mossel E, Reusken C, Staples E, de Morais JFM, Neto Z, Paixão P, Denon YE, Glitho M, Mahinou J, Kagone T, Nakoune E, Gamougam K, Simbu EP, Ahuka S, Mombouli JV, Goma-Nkoua C, Adjogoua EV, Tayachew A, Beyene B, Sanneh B, Jarju ML, Mendy A, Amelor DK, Ofosu-Appiah L, Opare D, Antwi L, Adade R, Magassouba N, Gomes SF, Limbaso S, Lutomiah J, Gbelee B Jr, Dogba J, Cisse I, Idde Z, Ihekweazu C, Mba N, Faye O, Faye O, Sall AA, Koroma Z, Juma MA, Maror JA, Eldigail M, Elduma AH, Elageb R, Badziklou K, Komla KA, Kayiwa J, Lutwama JJ, Hampton L, Mulders MN. Laboratory capacity assessments in 25 African countries at high risk of yellow fever, August-December 2018. Pan Afr Med J. 2021 Apr 27;38:402. 

van den Beld MJC, Murk JL, Kluytmans J, Koopmans MPG, Reimerink J, van Loo IHM, Wegdam-Blans MCA, Zaaijer H; Serology Workgroup for SARS-CoV-2, GeurtsvanKessel C, Reusken C. Increasing the efficiency of a national laboratory response to COVID-19; a nation-wide multicenter evaluation of 47 commercial SARS-CoV-2 immunoassays by 41 laboratories. J Clin Microbiol. 2021 Jun 30:JCM0076721.

Wertheim HFL, Huong VTL, Kuijper EJ. Clinical microbiology laboratories in low-resource settings, it is not only about equipment and reagents, but also good governance for sustainability. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2021 Oct;27(10):1389-1390. 

Bodewes, R, Reijnen L, Zwagemaker F, Kohl RHG, Kerkhof J, Veldhuijzen IK, van Binnendijk R. An efficient molecular approach to distinguish chains of measles virus transmission in the elimination phase. Infect Genet Evol 2021 Jul;91:104794. 

Vennis IM, Bleijs DA, Brizee S, Van Den Berg HHJL, Kampert E, Rutjes SA, Van Passel MWJ. Systematic approach towards establishing a National Inventory of Dangerous Pathogens. Glob Health Action. 2021 14:1. 1971866.

Thompson GR 3rd, Le T, Chindamporn A, Kauffman CA, Alastruey-Izquierdo A, Ampel NM, Andes DR, Armstrong-James D, Ayanlowo O, Baddley JW, Barker BM, Lopes Bezerra L, Buitrago MJ, Chamani-Tabriz L, Chan JFW, Chayakulkeeree M, Cornely OA, Cunwei C, Gangneux JP, Govender NP, Hagen F, Hedayati MT, Hohl TM, Jouvion G, Kenyon C, Kibbler CC, Klimko N, Kong DCM, Krause R, Lee Lee L, Meintjes G, Miceli MH, Rath PM, Spec A, Queiroz-Telles F, Variava E, Verweij PE, Schwartz IS, Pasqualotto AC. Global guideline for the diagnosis and management of the endemic mycoses: an initiative of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology in cooperation with the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology. Lancet Infect Dis. 2021 Aug 5:S1473-3099(21)00191-2.

Benschop KSM, Broberg EK, Hodcroft E, Schmitz D, Albert J, Baicus A, Bailly JL, Baldvinsdottir G, Berginc N, Blomqvist S, Böttcher S, Brytting M, Bujaki E, Cabrerizo M, Celma C, Cinek O, Claas ECJ, Cremer J, Dean J, Dembinski JL, Demchyshyna I, Diedrich S, Dudman S, Dunning J, Dyrdak R, Emmanouil M, Farkas A, De Gascun C, Fournier G, Georgieva I, Gonzalez-Sanz R, van Hooydonk-Elving J, Jääskeläinen AJ, Jancauskaite R, Keeren K, Fischer TK, Krokstad S, Nikolaeva-Glomb L, Novakova L, Midgley SE, Mirand A, Molenkamp R, Morley U, Mossong J, Muralyte S, Murk JL, Nguyen T, Nordbø SA, Österback R, Pas S, Pellegrinelli L, Pogka V, Prochazka B, Rainetova P, Van Ranst M, Roorda L, Schuffenecker I, Schuurman R, Stoyanova A, Templeton K, Verweij JJ, Voulgari-Kokota A, Vuorinen T, Wollants E, Wolthers KC, Zakikhany K, Neher R, Harvala H, Simmonds P. Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Trajectory of Emerging Echovirus 30, Europe. Emerg Infect Dis. 2021 Jun;27(6):1616-1626.

Midgley SE, Benschop K, Dyrdak R, Mirand A, Bailly JL, Bierbaum S, Buderus S, Böttcher S, Eis-Hübinger AM, Hönemann M, Jensen VV, Hartling UB, Henquell C, Panning M, Thomsen MK, Hodcroft EB, Meijer A. Co-circulation of multiple enterovirus D68 subclades, including a novel B3 cluster, across Europe in a season of expected low prevalence, 2019/20. Euro Surveill. 2020 Jan;25(2). doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.2.1900749. PMID: 31964463

Evans SW, Beal J, Berger K, Bleijs DA, Cagnetti A, Ceroni F, Epstein GL, Garcia-Reyero N, Gillum DR, Harkess G, Hillson NJ, Hogervorst PAM, Jordan JL, Lacroix G, Moritz R, ÓhÉigeartaigh SS, Palmer MJ, van Passel MWJ. Embrace experimentation in biosecurity governance. Science. 2020 368(6487):138-140. doi: 10.1126/science.aba2932.
Trump BD, Galaitsi SE, Appleton E, Bleijs DA, Florin MV, Gollihar JD, Hamilton RA, Kuiken T, Lentzos F, Mampuys R, Merad M, Novossiolova T, Oye K, Perkins E, Garcia-Reyero N, Rhodes C, Linkov I. Building biosecurity for synthetic biology. Mol Syst Biol. 2020 16(7):e9723. doi: 10.15252/msb.20209723.
Thevissen K, Jacobs C, Holtappels M, Toda M, Verweij P, Wauters J. International survey on influenza-associated pulmonary aspergillosis (IAPA) in intensive care units: responses suggest low awareness and potential underdiagnosis outside Europe. Crit Care. 2020 Mar 11;24(1):84. 

Hayes A, Nguyen D, Andersson M, Antón A, Bailly JL, Beard S, Benschop KSM, Berginc N, Blomqvist S, Cunningham E, Davis D, Dembinski JL, Diedrich S, Dudman SG, Dyrdak R, Eltringham GJA, Gonzales-Goggia S, Gunson R, Howson-Wells HC, Jääskeläinen AJ, López-Labrador FX, Maier M, Majumdar M, Midgley S, Mirand A, Morley U, Nordbø SA, Oikarinen S, Osman H, Papa A, Pellegrinelli L, Piralla A, Rabella N, Richter J, Smith M, Söderlund Strand A, Templeton K, Vipond B, Vuorinen T, Williams C, Wollants E, Zakikhany K, Fischer TK, Harvala H, Simmonds P. A European multicentre evaluation of detection and typing methods for human enteroviruses and parechoviruses using RNA transcripts. J Med Virol. 2019 Dec 28. J Med Virol. 2020 Aug;92(8):1065-1074.

Fischer C, Mögling R, Melidou A, Kühne A, Oliveira-Filho EF, Wolff T, Reiche J, Broberg E, Meijer A, Leitmeyer K, Drexler JF, Reusken CBEM. 2020. Variable sensitivity in molecular detection of SARS-CoV-2 in European Expert Laboratories: External Quality Assessment, June - July 2020. J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Dec 9:JCM.02676-20. 

Mögling R, Meijer A, Berginc N, Bruisten S, Charrel R, Coutard B, Eckerle I, Enouf V, Hungnes O, Korukluoglu G, Kossyvakis T, Mentis A, Molenkamp R, Muradrasoli S, Papa A, Pigny F, Thirion L, van der Werf S, Reusken C. Delayed Laboratory Response to COVID-19 Caused by Molecular Diagnostic Contamination. Emerg Infect Dis. 2020 May 20;26(8). 

van den Beld MJC, Warmelink E, Friedrich AW, Reubsaet FAG, Schipper M, de Boer RF, Notermans DW, Petrignani MWF, van Zanten E, Rossen JWA, Friesema IHM, Kooistra-Smid AMD, IBESS working group. Incidence, clinical implications and impact on public health of infections with Shigella spp. and entero-invasive Escherichia coli (EIEC): results of a multicenter cross-sectional study in the Netherlands during 2016-2017. BMC Infect Dis. 2019;19(1):1037.

Overbosch F, de Boer M, Veldkamp KE, Ellerbroek P, Bleeker-Rovers CP, Goorhuis B, van Vugt M, van der Eijk A, Leenstra T, Khargi M, Ros J, Brandwagt D, Haverkate M, Swaan C, Reusken C, Timen A, Koopmans M, van Dissel J; The Lassa fever response team of the Netherlands. Public health response to two imported, epidemiologically related cases of Lassa fever in the Netherlands (ex Sierra Leone), November 2019. Euro Surveill. 2020 Apr;25(15):2000265.

Reusken CBEM, Broberg EK, Haagmans B, Meijer A, Corman VM, Papa A, Charrel R, Drosten C, Koopmans M, Leitmeyer K, On Behalf Of Evd-LabNet And Erli-Net. Laboratory readiness and response for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in expert laboratories in 30 EU/EEA countries, January 2020. Euro Surveill. 2020 Feb;25(6):2000082.

Buil JB, van der Lee HAL, Curfs-Breuker I, Verweij PE, Meis JF. External Quality Assessment Evaluating the Ability of Dutch Clinical Microbiological Laboratories to Identify Candida auris. J Fungi (Basel). 2019 Oct 7;5(4):94. 

Brizee S, van Passel MWJ, van den Berg LM, Feakes D, Izar A, Lin KTB, Podin Y, Yunus Z, Bleijs DA. Development of a Biosecurity Checklist for Laboratory Assessment and Monitoring. Appl Biosaf. 2019 24(2):83-89. 

Venturi G, Aberle SW, Avšič-Županc T, Barzon L, Batejat C, Burdino E, Carletti F, Charrel R, Christova I, Connell J, Corman VM, Emmanouil M, Jääskeläinen AJ, Kurolt I, Lustig Y, Martinez MJ, Koopmans M, Nagy O, Nguyen T, Papa A, Pérez-Ruiz M, Pfeffer M, Protic J, Reimerink J, Rossini G, Sánchez-Seco Fariñas MP, Schmidt-Chanasit J, Söderholm S, Sudre B, Van Esbroeck M, Reusken CB; CHIKV Working Group. Specialist laboratory networks as preparedness and response tool - the Emerging Viral Diseases-Expert Laboratory Network and the Chikungunya outbreak, Thailand, 2019. Euro Surveill. 2020 Apr;25(13):1900438. 

Meulenbelt SE, van Passel MWJ, de Bruin A, van den Berg LM, Schaap MM, Rutjes SA, Jacobi AJ, Agterberg MC, de Hoog C, van Willigen G, Kampert E, Heres JHJ, van den Berg R, van den Berg HHJL, Bleijs DA. The Vulnerability Scan, a Web Tool to Increase Institutional Biosecurity Resilience. Front Public Health. 2019 7:47.

Brizee S, Kwehangana M, Mwesigwa C, Bleijs DA, van den Berg HHJL, Kampert E, Makoba MW, Kagirita A, Makumbi I, Kakooza F, Onapa MO, van Passel MWJ. Establishment of a National Inventory of Dangerous Pathogens in the Republic of Uganda. Health Secur. 2019 17:169-173. 

Brizee S, Budeski K, James W, Nalabandian M, Bleijs DA, Becker SJ, Wallace-Sankarsingh S, Ahumibe A, Agogo E, Ihekweazu C, Nikkari S, Ellis M, Gozzer E, Semesi IS, Masuku ZM, Ikram A, Tahir F, Makalinao I, Severance HA, van Passel MWJ, Cameron EE. Accelerating Action in Global Health Security: Global Biosecurity Dialogue as a Model for Advancing the Global Health Security Agenda. Health Secur. 2019 17(6):495-503. 

Reusken C, Baronti C, Mögling R, Papa A, Leitmeyer K, Charrel RN. Toscana, West Nile, Usutu and tick-borne encephalitis viruses: external quality assessment for molecular detection of emerging neurotropic viruses in Europe, 2017. Euro Surveill. 2019 Dec;24(50):1900051. 

Bartolini B, Gruber CE, Koopmans M, Avšič T, Bino S, Christova I, Grunow R, Hewson R, Korukluoglu G, Lemos CM, Mirazimi A, Papa A, Sanchez-Seco MP, Sauer AV, Zeller H, Nisii C, Capobianchi MR, Ippolito G, Reusken CB, Di Caro A. Laboratory management of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever virus infections: perspectives from two European networks. Euro Surveill. 2019 Jan;24(5):1800093. 

Domingo C, Ellerbrok H, Koopmans M, Nitsche A, Leitmeyer K, Charrel RN, Reusken CBEM. Need for additional capacity and improved capability for molecular detection of yellow fever virus in European Expert Laboratories: External Quality Assessment, March 2018. Euro Surveill. 2018 Jul;23(28). 

Nieuwenhuizen AA, Dijkstra F, Notermans DW, van der Hoek W. Laboratory methods for case finding in human psittacosis outbreaks: a systematic review. BMC Infect Dis. 2018;18(1):442. 

Domingo C, Charrel RN, Schmidt-Chanasit J, Zeller H, Reusken C. Yellow fever in the diagnostics laboratory.  Emerg Microbes Infect. 2018 Jul 12;7(1):129. 

Belfroid E, Mollers M, Smit PW, Hulscher M, Koopmans M, Reusken C, Timen A. Positive experiences of volunteers working in deployable laboratories in West Africa during the Ebola outbreak. PLoS One. 2018 Apr 26;13(4):e0196320.

Chantal B Reusken, Ramona Mögling, Pieter W Smit, Roland Grunow, Giuseppe Ippolito, Antonino Di Caro, Marion Koopmans.  Status, quality and specific needs of Ebola virus diagnostic capacity and capability in laboratories of the two European preparedness laboratory networks EMERGE and EVD-LabNet. Eurosurveillance 2018 May;23(19).

Reusken CB, Ieven M, Sigfrid L, Eckerle I, Koopmans M. Laboratory preparedness and response with a focus on arboviruses in Europe. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2018 Mar;24(3):221-228.

Sigfrid L, Eckerle I, Papa A, Horby P, Koopmans M, Reusken C. Strengthening preparedness for (re-) emerging arboviruses in Europe. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2018 Mar;24(3):219-220

Harvala H, Broberg E, Benschop K, Berginc N, Ladhani S, Susi P, Christiansen C, McKenna J, Allen D, Makiello P, McAllister G, Carmen M, Zakikhany K, Dyrdak R, Nielsen X, Madsen T, Paul J, Moore C, von Eije K, Piralla A, Carlier M, Vanoverschelde L, Poelman R, Anton A, López-Labrador FX, Pellegrinelli L, Keeren K, Maier M, Cassidy H, Derdas S, Savolainen-Kopra C, Diedrich S, Nordbø S, Buesa J, Bailly JL, Baldanti F, MacAdam A, Mirand A, Dudman S, Schuffenecker I, Kadambari S, Neyts J, Griffiths MJ, Richter J, Margaretto C, Govind S, Morley U, Adams O, Krokstad S, Dean J, Pons-Salort M, Prochazka B, Cabrerizo M, Majumdar M, Nebbia G, Wiewel M, Cottrell S, Coyle P, Martin J, Moore C, Midgley S, Horby P, Wolthers K, Simmonds P, Niesters H, Fischer TK. Recommendations for enterovirus diagnostics and characterisation within and beyond Europe. J Clin Virol. 2018;101:11-17

Reusken CB, Charrel R. Reply to Baylis et al., "External Quality Assessment (EQA) of Molecular Detection of Zika Virus: Value of the 1st World Health Organization International Standard". J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Feb 22;56(3). pii: e02023-17

Altorf-van der Kuil W, Schoffelen AF, de Greeff SC, Thijsen SFT, Alblas HJ, Notermans DW, Vlek ALM, van der Sande MAB, Leenstra T, the National AMR Surveillance Study Group. National laboratory-based surveillance system for antimicrobial resistance: a successful tool to support the control of antimicrobial resistance in the Netherlands. Euro Surveill. 2017;22(46):pii=17-00062.

Charrel R, Mögling R, Pas S, Papa A, Baronti C, Koopmans M, Zeller H, Leparc-Goffart I, Reusken CB. Variable Sensitivity in Molecular Detection of Zika Virus in European Expert Laboratories: External Quality Assessment, November 2016.  J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Nov;55(11):3219-3226

Mögling R, Zeller H, Revez J, Koopmans M; ZIKV reference laboratory group, Reusken C. Status, quality and specific needs of Zika virus diagnostic capacity and capability in National Reference Laboratories for arboviruses in 30 EU/EEA countries, May 2016. Euro Surveill. 2017 Sep 7;22(36). pii: 30609.
de Vries MC, Voordouw BCG, Reubsaet FAG. [Bacteria as weapon].Tijdschrift voor Infectieziekten 2017, 12, p. 186-195

Reusken C.B.E.M, Smit P, Pas S, Haagmans B.L, Mulder R, Postma S, van Hellemond J.J, Smits S, Pertile P, Cancedda C, Dierberg K, Wurie I,6, Gevao S, Kargbo D, Kamara A and Koopmans M.P.G. 2016. Ebola virus laboratory response: the three Dutch Mobile laboratories in Liberia and Sierra Leone. Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 1(4): 1-7.

van Dorp SM, Notermans DW, Alblas J, Gastmeier P, Mentula S, Nagy E, Spigaglia P, Ivanova K, Fitzpatrick F, Barbut F, Morris T, Wilcox MH, Kinross P, Suetens C, Kuijper EJ, for the European Clostridium difficile Infection Surveillance Network (ECDIS-Net) project on behalf of all participants. Survey of diagnostic and typing capacity for Clostridium difficile infection in Europe, 2011 and 2014. Euro Surveill. 2016;21(29):pii=30292

van den Beld MJC, Reinders E, Notermans DW, Reubsaet FAG. Possible misidentification of species in the Pseudomonas fluorescens lineage, as Burkholderia pseudomallei and Francisella tularensis, and emended descriptions of Pseudomonas brenneri, Pseudomonas gessardii and Pseudomonas proteolytica. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016;66:3420-5

Charrel RN, Leparc-Goffart I, Pas S, de Lamballerie X, Koopmans M & Reusken C. State of knowledge on Zika virus for an adequate laboratory response. Bull World Health Organ. E-pub: 10 Feb 2016. 

van den Beld MJC, Reinders E, Notermans DW, Reubsaet FAG. Possible misidentification of species in the Pseudomonas fluorescens lineage, as Burkholderia pseudomallei and Francisella tularensis, and emended descriptions of Pseudomonas brenneri, Pseudomonas gessardii and Pseudomonas proteolytica. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016;66:3420-5

Goodfellow I, Reusken C, Koopmans M. Laboratory support during and after the Ebola virus endgame: towards a sustained laboratory infrastructure. Euro Surveill. 2015 Mar 26;20(12). pii: 21074. PMID: 25846492

Goddard N, Rebelo-de-Andrade H, Meijer A, McCauley J, Daniels R, Zambon M. Future directions for the European influenza reference laboratory network in influenza surveillance. Euro Surveill. 2015 Jul 30;20(30):21195. 

Sijnesael PCC, Van den Berg LM, Bleijs DA,  Odinot p, de Hoog C, Jansen  MWJC, Kampert E, Rutjes SA, Broekhuijsen M, Banus S. 2014. Novel Dutch self-assessment Biosecurity Toolkit to enhance biorisk awareness and mitigate potential biosecurity risks. Front Public Health 2:197. 

Broberg E, Pereyaslov D, Struelens M, Palm D, Meijer A, Ellis J, Zambon M, McCauley J, Daniels R. Laboratory preparedness in EU/EEA countries for detection of novel avian influenza A(H7N9) virus, May 2013. Euro Surveill. 2014 Jan 30;19(4):20682. doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.es2014.19.4.20682. PMID: 24507469
Chantal Reusken, Matthias Niedrig, Suzan Pas,  Pedro Anda,  Sylvain Baize,  Remi Charrel,  Antonino Di Caro, Christian Drosten, Maria Dolores Fernandez-Rodriguez, Leticia Franco, Stephan Gunther, Isabelle Leparc-Goffart, Byron Martina,  Delphine  Pannetier, Anna Papa,  Maria Paz  Sanchez-Seco, Olli Vapalathi, Marion Koopmans. Identification of essential outstanding questions for an adequate European laboratory response to Ebolavirus Zaire West Africa 2014. J. Clin. Virol. 2014

Jaramillo-Gutierrez G, Benschop KS, Claas EC, de Jong AS, van Loon AM, Pas SD, Pontesilli O, Rossen JW, Swanink CM, Thijsen S, van der Zanden AG, van der Avoort HG, Koopmans MP, Meijer A. September through October 2010 multi-centre study in the Netherlands examining laboratory ability to detect enterovirus 68, an emerging respiratory pathogen. J Virol Methods. 2013 Jun;190(1-2):53-62. 

Niesters H., J. Rossen, H. van der Avoort, D. Baas, K. Benschop, E. Claas, A. Kroneman, N. van Maarseveen, S. Pas, W. van Pelt, J. Rahamat-Langendoen, R. Schuurman, H. Vennema, L. Verhoef, K. Wolthers, M. Koopmans. Laboratory-based surveillance in the molecular era: the TYPENED model, a joint data-sharing platform for clinical and public health laboratories. Euro Surveill.2013.  18(4). 

Thompson CI, Lackenby A, Daniels RS, McCauley JW, Pereyaslov D, Broberg EK, Meijer A, Zambon MC. Evaluation of influenza virus antiviral susceptibility testing in Europe: results from the first external quality assessment exercise. J Clin Virol. 2013 Mar;56(3):212-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2012.11.005.
de Sousa R, Reusken C, Koopmans M. MERS coronavirus: Data gaps for laboratory preparedness. 2013. J Clin Virol. doi:pii: S1386-6532(13)00478-2.

Bauer MP, Notermans DW, van Benthem BHB, Brazier JS, Wilcox MH, Rupnik M, Monnet DL, van Dissel JT and Kuijper EJ, for the ECDIS Study Group. Clostridium difficile infection in Europe: a hospital-based survey. Lancet 2011;377:63-73

Lista F, Reubsaet FAG, De Santis R, Parchen R, de Jong AL, Kieboom J, van der Laaken AL, Voskamp-Visser IAI, Fillo S, Jansen HJ, van der Plas J, Paauw A. Reliable identification at the species level of Brucella isolates with MALDI-TOF-MS. BMC Microbiology 2011;11:267

Meijer A, Beerens A, Claas E, Hermans M, de Jong A, Molenkamp R, Niesters H, Overduin P, Rossen J, Schuurman R, Wolffs P, Fouchier R, Osterhaus A, Schutten M, Koopmans M. Preparing the outbreak assistance laboratory network in the Netherlands for the detection of the influenza virus A(H1N1) variant. J Clin Virol. 2009 Jul;45(3):179-84. 

van Asten L, van der Lubben M, van den Wijngaard C, van Pelt W, Verheij R, Jacobi A, Overduin P, Meijer A, Luijt D, Claas E, Hermans M, Melchers W, Rossen J, Schuurman R, Wolffs P, Boucher C, Schirm J, Kroes L, Leenders S, Galama J, Peeters M, van Loon A, Stobberingh E, Schutten M, Koopmans M.  Strengthening the diagnostic capacity to detect Bio Safety Level 3 organisms in unusual respiratory viral outbreaks.  J Clin Virol. 2009 Jul;45(3):185-90.

Mackay WG, van Loon AM, Niedrig M, Meijer A, Lina B, Niesters HG. Molecular detection and typing of influenza viruses: are we ready for an influenza pandemic? J Clin Virol. 2008 Jun;42(2):194-7.

Meerhoff TJ, MacKay WG, Meijer A, Paget WJ, Niesters HG, Kimpen JL, Schellevis F. The impact of laboratory characteristics on molecular detection of respiratory syncytial virus in a European multicentre quality control study. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2008 Dec;14(12):1173-6.