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February 27, 2020
The US Food and Drug Administration has sent the sandwich chain a warning letter over citing involvement in several outbreaks of Salmonella and Escherichia coli over the past 7 years.
February 05, 2020
Mark Riddle, MD, DrPH, speaks to Contagion about preventing drug resistance in people who acquire traveler's diarrhea.
December 10, 2019
The FDA investigation of fruit mix linked to a recent outbreak has discovered 33 laboratory confirmed illnesses of Salmonella thus far.
November 27, 2019
In this novel type of outbreak, contamination was not isolated to a single food or facility, suggesting industry-wide contamination.
November 26, 2019
CDC officials have notified the public of an ongoing investigation regarding a multistate outbreak of E coli O157:H7 infections likely linked to romaine lettuce.
November 01, 2019
While the outbreak appears to be over, health officials are alerting the public and encouraging continued improvement of industry practices.
October 28, 2019
Comparisons between strains show little crossover between ESBL-E coli in meat and in humans.
September 10, 2019
Several cases of scombroid poisoning were reported on September 4, 2019, among individuals who consumed tuna steaks purchased from 3 different Kroger retail stores in Ohio.
September 05, 2019
Bacteriocin operates effectively by damaging the cell walls of the target species, inducing cell perforation and blebbing, thus killing the cells.
August 29, 2019
Prior to 2017, Salmonella isolates with resistance to azithromycin had occurred in fewer than 0.5% of isolates from ill Americans.