Latest salmonellosis Stories

2010-01-14 17:50:00

Products may be contaminated with Salmonella SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U. S.

2009-12-17 14:41:02

HZI researchers redefine the invasion mechanism of Salmonella.

2009-10-19 11:35:00

Experts say two girls who swam with pet turtles in a backyard pool were among 107 people sickened in the largest salmonella outbreak blamed on turtles nationwide.

2009-08-03 19:17:57

Infectious-disease specialists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have demonstrated that a cannibalistic process in cells plays a key role in limiting Salmonella infection.

2009-07-08 06:40:42

To aid in prevention of the spread of a fatal strain of Salmonella bacterium in eggs, the US government is cracking down on egg producers to approve tighter food safety measures during production, storage and transportation.

2009-07-07 11:15:00

In the wake of this year’s salmonella outbreak, the Obama administration on Tuesday ordered stricter rules to stop salmonella and E.coli contamination in US food processing plants and created a new deputy food commissioner post to coordinate safety.

2009-06-29 07:35:41

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2009-06-12 12:36:31

Poultry was the most common source of food poisoning among 17 foods tracked in 2006 by the U.S.

2009-06-11 13:17:05

There were 1,270 reported U.S. food borne disease outbreaks in 2006, resulting in 27,634 illnesses and 11 deaths, federal officials said.

2009-05-21 14:28:41

British scientists say they have discovered what salmonella bacteria feed on to survive as they cause food poisoning -- glucose. Researchers at the Institute of Food Research and the University of East Anglia said their discovery of salmonella's weakness for sugar could lead to a vaccine that might also protect against other disease-causing bacteria, including superbugs. This is the first time that anyone has identified the nutrients that sustain salmonella while it is infecting a host's...

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  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
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