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Nominations and review process

Nominations Details

The Call for nominations is now open until 31 May 2021.

Producers of certified reference materials, authors of publications of reference measurement methods, and reference laboratories providing measurement services for laboratory medicine and clinical chemistry are invited to submit nominations for review and possible publication in the JCTLM Database. Please use the procedures and forms available on these web pages.

JCTLM Review Cycle XVIII (2021) for materials and methods

Nominations are solicited for available higher order reference materials and reference measurement methods/ procedures for laboratory medicine and in vitro diagnostics to be listed in the JCTLM Database.

JCTLM Review Cycle XVI (2021) for services

Nominations are solicited for Reference Measurement Services provided by Calibration (Reference) Laboratories for listing by the JCTLM.

Further information

Further information on the nomination and review process can be found on the Database Working Group Procedure Manual.

Database Working Group Procedure Manual

Completed nomination forms should be returned to the JCTLM Secretariat.

Further readings

Three JCTLM presentations from JCTLM were included in the programme of the 2nd Conference for Protein and peptide therapeutics and diagnostics: research and quality assurance. Chengdu, China: October 2018:

  • Developing Reference Measurement Procedures in Compliance with ISO 15193 by Anja Kessler (DE). Presentation available here.
  • Developing CRMs for Diagnostics in Compliance with ISO 15194 by Karen Phinney (US). Presentation available here.
  • Linking ISO 15195 accreditation with the performance of IFCC reference measurement procedures for enzymes by Mauro Panteghini (IT). Presentation available here.

Review Details

Annual schedule for JCTLM nomination and review process

Approximate dates: (final dates may vary slightly)

Launch of the call for nominations 1 February
Deadline for the submission of nominations 31 May
Distribution of nominations to the review teams 15 July
Deadline for the submission of the review teams' reports 31 October
Communication of the review results to the nominating organizations 31 January
Publication of approved nominations in the JCTLM database 31 January