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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.
August 26, 2019
Since 2017 there have been 24 cases of Listeria associated with the outbreak, with no source of infection identified thus far.
July 29, 2019
As of July 24, 2019, 132 individuals have been diagnosed with Cyclospora infection as part of a multistate outbreak linked to consumption of fresh basil.
July 12, 2019
Videos of individuals licking ice cream and placing these cartons back on freezer store shelves have gone viral, and this practice can pose public health risks.
June 20, 2019
Vibrio vulnificus is a serious gram-negative pathogen that can lead to wound and intestinal infections and has high rates of mortality.