The EMA has published two revised VICH guidelines, relating to “Studies to Evaluate the Metabolism and Residues Kinetics of Veterinary Drugs in Human Food-producing Animals”:
1. VICH GL48: Marker Residue Depletion Studies to establish Product Withdrawal Periods
2. VICH GL49: Validation of Analytical Methods used in Residue Depletion Studies
Both guidelines will come into effect as of January 2016.