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2015-04-15 16:30:37

OTTAWA, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Why you should take note The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with federal and provincial public health partners to investigate

2015-04-13 08:29:06

LONDON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Food Safety Testing in US$ Million by the following Testing Types: Pathogens Testing, Pesticide Testing,

2015-02-25 08:34:39

WARREN, N.J., Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Roka Bioscience, Inc.

2015-02-24 08:36:13

Awards Recognize and Promote Food Safety Best Practices ORANGEBURG, N.Y., Feb.

2015-01-21 08:29:52

Report Offers Insights to Food Safety Professionals for Choosing a Reliable Testing Solution and Method WARREN, N.J., Jan.

2014-12-23 12:24:15

Clinical microbiologist Dr. Matthew Gilmour appointed to the role OTTAWA, Dec. 23, 2014 /CNW/ -The Public Health Agency of Canada today announced the appointment of Dr.

2014-12-16 12:26:36

CHICAGO, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The start of a new year offers the opportunity to reflect and consider what you can do to make your life happier and healthier.

2014-12-15 12:26:12

OTTAWA, Dec. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Shellfish is a nutritious food choice but it must be stored, handled and prepared properly to help prevent food poisoning.

2014-12-01 12:29:26

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- December 1, 2014 is World AIDS Day. The U.S.

2014-12-01 08:29:32

Accurate Norovirus Detection in as Little as One Hour SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cepheid (NASDAQ: CPHD) today announced it has received clearance from the U.S.


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2011-02-17 17:29:15

Norovirus is an RNA virus that causes approximately 90% of epidemic non-bacterial outbreaks of gastroenteritis around the world. It may also be responsible for 50% of all foodborne outbreaks of gastroenteritis in the U.S. It can affect people of all ages and is transmitted by food or water that is contaminated, by person-to-person contact, and through aerosolization of the virus and subsequent contamination of surfaces. Immunity is usually incomplete and temporary after infection. People...

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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.