Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and supply of substances of human origin in the EU/EEA - Second update
This second update of the original document integrates the experience of maintaining safe and sufficient supply of substances of human origin (SoHO) gained in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic and through recent scientific developments in understanding the evolution of the disease. The document reassesses the risk posed by COVID-19 and revises management options for the safe and sustainable supply of SoHO. It also includes information relating to the safety of staff in SoHO establishments and recipients of SoHO products.
See all information on COVID-19, situation updates, risk assessments, questions and answers, latest evidence, surveillance and laboratory guidance and how to protect yourself and others.Read more
Latest risk assessment: further spread and potential impact of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant of concern in the EU/EEA, 27 January 2022
ECDC risk assessments aim at supporting the EU/EEA countries and the European Commission in their preparedness and response to a public health threat.Read more