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Novel learning system combines petabytes of retail data with public health case reports to identify contaminated food sources, shorten intervention times and limit the spread of disease outbreaks
Contrary to popular belief, the foodborne pathogen Campylobacter jejuni is not a harmless commensal in chickens but can cause disease in some breeds of poultry.
DiningGrades.com announces the release of a free and easy to use food poisoning reporting system.
The rapid diagnostic tool will soon be available at laboratories across the country. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Microbac Laboratories, Inc.
OTTAWA, June 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Issue Summer is here, and more people are cooking outside to take advantage of the sunshine and the warm temperatures.
Ban of Antibacterial Soaps Could Lead to 7.5 Million Foodborne Illnesses, According to the American Cleaning Institute, Personal Care Products Council WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that some food service workers could be to blame for the spread of the norovirus – an intestinal bug that can make a person violently ill and often strikes quickly.
LEXINGTON, Ky., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG) announced today that independent laboratory results have shown two of its agricultural disinfectants are effective against
Given the increased globalization of the food supply, Strategic Consulting, Inc.
Electronic device analyzes spoilage levels of meat and poultry products, determines freshness and safety. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 The Indiegogo
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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