AGES - Wissen aktuell
"AGES-Wissen aktuell" is a freely accessible online journal in which we publish scientific results and research reports from the fields of public health, animal health, food safety and agriculture, as well as reports with risk assessments by our experts on selected topics.
Here you will find, among other things, epidemiological evaluations of the COVID 19 pandemic and the risk barometer with information on risk perception and the level of information of the Austrian population with regard to their own health.
Epidemiological parameters of the COVID19 outbreak, Austria.
Epidemiological parameters of the COVID19 outbreak, update 21.03.2023, Austria, 2020-2023.
Mosquito monitoring at Vienna International Airport Schwechat Annual Report 2022
Since 2018, mosquito monitoring has been carried out at Vienna International Airport in order to determine whether exotic and potentially invasive mosquito species are being introduced into Austria…
HIV in Austria - Summary of the HIV Cohort Report 2022.
In Austria, most HIV-infected persons are registered and treated in the HIV Cohort (AHIVCOS). An association of meanwhile nine clinics cares for the patients according to a uniform system and thus…
Food control: residues of pharmaceuticals and hormones
We monitor food of animal origin for residues of pharmaceuticals and hormones. In 2021, we found residues above the limits in 42 out of a total of 9,528 plan samples tested.
Residue control plan
The control of food of animal origin for residues of pharmaceuticals and hormones is an essential component for the health protection of consumers.
First detection of Phaeomycocentrospora cantuariensis on commercial hemp in Austria and Europe.
Excess mortality in Austria based on the EuroMOMO model, week 29, 2022
Since 2014, Austria has been part of the EuroMOMO network for monitoring weekly all-cause mortality and estimating excess mortality.
Risk assessment of dietary exposure in children to organophosphorus flame retardants using human biomonitoring data.
Organophosphorus flame retardants are used primarily in products to limit, slow or prevent the spread of fire.
Risk Barometer Health and Environment 2022
In 2017, we established the Risk Barometer Environment & Health together with the Risk Dialog, an initiative of the Federal Environment Agency and Radio Ö1.
Last updated: 23.11.2022