20 years AGES Graz
As a center for foodborne infectious diseases, we play an essential role in clarifying disease outbreaks caused, for example, by Listeria or Salmonella.
20 years AGES Animal Health in Mödling
For 20 years, the AGES Center for Animal Health in Mödling has specialized in animal disease diagnostics, monitoring and research to keep animals healthy.
Video: Tropical giant tick
Since 2018, 10 specimens of the giant tropical tick Hyalomma marginatum have been discovered in Austria. Our new video shows what distinguishes this tick from native species.
Food control: pesticides
We tested food for pesticide residues; 61 of 1,013 samples had excessive residues.
Food safety report 2021 - also available interactively for the first time
Even better information options for consumers - trust in domestic foodstuffs high
Risk Barometer Health and Environment
We have been surveying the risk perception of the Austrian population since 2017. The 2022 survey focused on health, the environment, climate change and nutrition.
We celebrate our 20th birthday
On June 1, AGES will be 20 years old. This is a reason to celebrate and you can be there live via video streaming.
Monkeypox cases in Europe
Cases of monkeypox in humans have occurred in Europe and the USA. A case of monkeypox in humans has also been confirmed in Austria.
Gelsenüberwachung in Österreich
In den vergangenen Jahrzehnten sind gebietsfremde Arten von Gelsen (Stechmücken) in Europa vermehrt in Erscheinung getreten. Von besonderer Bedeutung ist hierbei die Asiatische Tigermücke.