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2012-07-24 06:26:43

OTTAWA, July 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Health Canada is reminding Canadians that raw or undercooked sprouts should not be eaten by young children, older adults, pregnant women or those with weakened immune systems. Sprouts, such as alfalfa and mung bean, are a popular choice for Canadians as a low-calorie, healthy ingredient for many meals. Onion, radish, mustard and broccoli sprouts, which should not be confused with the actual plant or vegetable, are also common. These sprouts may carry...

2012-07-22 18:21:28

WICHITA, Kan., July 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill Beef, a business unit of Wichita-based Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation, today announced an immediate Class I voluntary recall of approximately 29,339 pounds of 85-percent-lean, fresh, ground beef produced at the company's Wyalusing, Penn., facility on May 25, 2012, due to possible contamination from Salmonella Enteritidis. Cargill is initiating this recall as a result of its own investigation and information provided by federal health...

Harmful Bacteria Can Be Curbed With Copper
2012-07-15 07:05:44

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Salmonella enterica is a leading cause of diarrhea illness worldwide, according to Sadhana Ravishankar, an assistant professor in the University of Arizona department of veterinary science and microbiology. Each year the tiny, rod-shaped species of bacteria with a love for rapid reproduction on human food causes a large number of food poisoning cases around the world, sometimes leading to severe illness and even death. But...

2012-07-11 06:26:21

CHICAGO, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Backyard barbecues, coolers packed for picnics, al fresco dining and hot summer days are all the ingredients for a bad case of food poisoning if you're not careful. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/50835-be-smart-be-well-avoid-illness-food-poisoning-this-summer (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120711/MM36797) Cases of foodborne illness peak during the summer months,...

2012-06-28 23:00:03

USDA USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service offers food safety tips and resources for Independence Day celebrations Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 29, 2012 When celebrating our nation´s independence this Fourth of July, the U.S. Department of Agriculture´s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) reminds Americans that proper food handling practices can prevent their “Life, Liberty, and pursuit of Happiness” from being threatened by foodborne illness. The warm...

2012-06-28 20:17:24

Salmonella Typhi (S. Typhi) is the causative agent of typhoid fever, a serious health threat resulting in some 22 million new cases yearly and approximately 217,000 fatalities.  A number of novel vaccine candidates using live attenuated strains of Salmonella are being developed, but care must be taken to ensure the bacteria are not excreted into the environment following vaccination. Karen Brenneman and her colleagues at Arizona State University´s Biodesign Institute have been...

2012-06-18 02:27:13

BALTIMORE, June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- InstantLabs Medical Diagnostics Corporation (InstantLabs®), developer of the portable Hunter Accelerated Real-Time PCR® system, today announced that its Salmonella Species Food Safety Kit has been certified as AOAC Performance-Tested(SM) (AOAC PTM Cert. No. 031202) by the AOAC Research Institute (AOAC-RI) across four key food matrices. The kit has been certified for the identification of Salmonella in foods that are among the...

2012-06-12 02:28:59

ORANGEBURG, N.Y., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sani Professional was awarded the top honor at the 2012 World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference for its new Table Turners No-Rinse Sanitizing Wipes. The WOW International Conference, held June 5-7 in Chicago, IL, is sponsored by the INDA, a trade association representing the nonwoven fabrics industry since 1968. The WOW Innovation Award recognizes the most innovative advances within the nonwoven wipes marketplace. Table Turners clean and...

2012-06-05 23:01:56

The nation´s first wrongful death lawsuit, linked to the Wright County Egg Salmonella outbreak, was filed Friday in Alameda County, California on behalf of a California resident Mate Marlais. (PRWEB) June 05, 2012 The Law Firm of Simon & Luke has Filed the Nation´s First Salmonella Wrongful Death Claim Against Wright County Egg in the Superior Court of the State of California, Alameda County Case No. RG12632871. The Houston-based food safety law firm of Simon & Luke has...

2012-05-10 06:26:54

Why you should take note OTTAWA, May 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Several people in the United States and one person in Canada have become ill with a Salmonella infection as a result of contact with pets or pet food contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. A manufacturer in the United States, Diamond Pet Foods, has recalled several batches of its dry pet food due to possible contamination with Salmonella, including pet food that was shipped to Canada. The affected pet food was distributed to...


Latest Salmonella Reference Libraries

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2011-04-25 21:28:48

Salmonella enterica is a subspecies of Salmonella enterica, the rod shaped, flagellated, aerobic, Gram-negative bacterium. It is a member of the genus Salmonella and many of the pathogenic serovars of the S. enterica species are in this subspecies. Serovars can be designated fully or in a shortened form. The genus, Salmonella, is on the short form lists which are followed by the capitalized and non-italicized serovar. Each serovar can have many strains as well, which allows for a rapid...

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