Working Groups

RENEB runs sustainable working groups to ensure the coordinated operating ability of the network in case of major nuclear or radiological emergency in Europe and beyond.

WG1 Mission Statement & Strategic Alignment

Keeping the mission statement up to date and ensuring our strategic alignment to it.

  • Regular updating of the mission statement
  • Expanding our capabilities and capacities
  • Identifying new fields of application

WG2 Operational Basis

Panel of reliable and approved techniques for individual dose estimation. Read more …

  • Dicentric assay
  • FISH assay
  • PCC assay
  • Micronucleus assay
  • gamma H2AX assay
  • Gene expression assay
  • EPR/OSL on biological samples
  • EPR/OSL on physical samples

WG3 Quality Assurance & Management

Exercises and procedures for techniques, partners and candidates. Read more …

  • QA Manual
  • Candidate members
  • Candidate techniques
  • Exercises
  • Certification
  • Online training

WG4 Infrastructure

Safeguarding of communication and transport of samples within the network and outside in case of an emergency and for exercises and training. Coordinated

  • communication within the network, with emergency units and stakeholders
  • national and transnational transport of biological  samples and inert material
  • secure storage of information

WG5 Cooperations & Collaboration

Cooperation on national, European and international level is initiated, strenghthened and extended. We liaise with organisations and platforms active in

  • individual dose reconstruction in emergency scenarios
  • radiation research

WG6 Dissemination

Communicating the knowledge and role of RENEB to governmental organisations and stakeholders on a national, European and global level. This is done by

  • webpage
  • press material
  • events