He added: "The Middle East is a very important hub for Equalis
, having prestigious hotels in every city and all of them pay big attention to food and beverage products, which is a very key point for us."
Acknowledgments: The assistance of Elisabeth Nilsson, CDT scheme organizer at EQUALIS, is highly appreciated.
Based on the comparison with the HPLC results in the EQUALIS EQA scheme, the current 99th percentile for %CDT by N Latex CDT should be approximately 1.9%-2.0% (Fig.
However, starting in 2006, the relation between the HPLC and N Latex CDT values in the EQUALIS EQA surveys has gradually changed.
In-house or commercial HPLC assays are the most common CDT assays (n = 19) in the EQUALIS EQA scheme.