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A new protocol from PathoGenetix, Inc. enables identification and strain typing of bacteria directly from clinical stool samples in five hours, without the need for a cultured isolate.
New research from Applied Maths and PathoGenetix Inc.
Less than a week after the CDC warned of a salmonella outbreak due to contaminated ground beef, a new outbreak is being investigated due to contact with pet hedgehogs.
Officials from the CDC are warning of a Salmonella outbreak linked to ground beef.
LANSING, Ill., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food and Drug Administration has now advised use of pasteurized shell and liquid eggs to help retailers and food service outlets, along with consumers, to avoid contracting dangerous egg-related salmonella enteritdis (SE).
By Stephen J. Hedges and Michael Martinez SANTA YNEZ, Calif. - This year was shaping up to be a good one for farmer Ernesto Ramirez, who will harvest 80 acres of jalapeno and serrano peppers in two weeks.
The vexing nature of the salmonella outbreak has revealed serious gaps in America's food safety system, a loose network of local, state and federal health agencies that trade information when illnesses occur.