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Nearly 100,000 pounds of raw ground beef recalled due to E. coli scare

NEARLY 100,000 POUNDS OF RAW GROUND BEEF RECALLED DUE TO E. COLI SCARE

FSIS advises all consumers to safely prepare their raw meat products, including fresh and frozen.

CYCLODEXTRIN ENHANCED THE SOLUBLE EXPRESSION OF BACILLUS CLARKII Γ-CGTASE IN ESCHERICHIA COLI

Cyclodextrin glycosyltransferases catalyze the synthesis of cyclodextrins, which are circular α--linked glucans used in many applications...

 
 
 
Reality of our world: Money trumps altruism in the quest for safer poultry

REALITY OF OUR WORLD: MONEY TRUMPS ALTRUISM IN THE QUEST FOR SAFER POULTRY

Opinion Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part opinion piece. To read part one,

Research shows STEC decline in Netherlands; report criteria likely a factor

RESEARCH SHOWS STEC DECLINE IN NETHERLANDS; REPORT CRITERIA LIKELY A FACTOR

Shiga toxin producing E. coli infections are at the lowest level since 2009, according to Dutch surveillance statistics. In 2017, 393...

 
 
 
Study identifies rate of outbreaks linked to produce in Brazil

STUDY IDENTIFIES RATE OF OUTBREAKS LINKED TO PRODUCE IN BRAZIL

Almost 3,000 people fell ill and nearly 350 were hospitalized in 30 produce-related outbreaks over a six-year period in Brazil, according...

RENEWABLE PRODUCTION OF HIGH DENSITY JET FUEL PRECURSOR SESQUITERPENES FROM ESCHERICHIA COLI

Aviation fuels are an important target of biofuels research due to their high market demand and competitive price. Isoprenoids have...

 
 
 
The most common causes of foodborne illness outbreaks

THE MOST COMMON CAUSES OF FOODBORNE ILLNESS OUTBREAKS

And how to lower your risk Contaminated foods and beverages sicken an estimated 48 million Americans each year. The five bugs most...

RESTORATION OF BIOFUEL PRODUCTION LEVELS AND INCREASED TOLERANCE UNDER IONIC LIQUID STRESS IS ENABLED BY A MUTATION IN THE ESSENTIAL ESCHERICHIA COLI GENE CYDC

Microbial production of chemicals from renewable carbon sources enables a sustainable route to many bioproducts. Sugar streams, such...

 
 
 

RAPID AND EFFICIENT PRODUCTION OF CECROPIN A ANTIBACTERIAL PEPTIDE IN ESCHERICHIA COLI BY FUSION WITH A SELF-AGGREGATING PROTEIN

Cecropin A , a natural cationic antimicrobial peptide, exerts potent antimicrobial activity against a broad spectrum of Gram-positive...

World leaders try fighting a global pandemic of drug-resistant E. coli at

WORLD LEADERS TRY FIGHTING A GLOBAL PANDEMIC OF DRUG-RESISTANT E. COLI AT

The UK led an event in Argentina yesterday in which health experts from around the world came together for a simulation of how governments...

 
 
 
From Food Safety News - New edition of ‘Poisoned' by the prolific Jeff Benedict shipped by publishers

FROM FOOD SAFETY NEWS - NEW EDITION OF ‘POISONED' BY THE PROLIFIC JEFF BENEDICT SHIPPED BY PUBLISHERS

From Food Safety News: By Dan Flynn on September 24, 2018 A new edition of “Poisoned: The True Story of the Deadly E. Coli Outbreak...

Fipronil and Salmonella lead notifications in RASFF report

FIPRONIL AND SALMONELLA LEAD NOTIFICATIONS IN RASFF REPORT

Fipronil in eggs and Salmonella in poultry meat from Brazil dominated information exchanges between European countries in 2017, according...

 
 
 

PREDICTION OF RECOMBINANT PROTEIN PRODUCTION BY ESCHERICHIA COLI DERIVED ONLINE FROM INDICATORS OF METABOLIC BURDEN

Biotechnology Progress, EarlyView.

Cargill's 66 million tons of recalled beef for E. coli contamination went everywhere

CARGILL'S 66 MILLION TONS OF RECALLED BEEF FOR E. COLI CONTAMINATION WENT EVERYWHERE

Just as the late, great Johnny Cash once sang about having traveled every road in the land, those 66 tons of ground beef recalled on...

 
 
 
New edition of ‘Poisoned' by the prolific Jeff Benedict shipped by publishers

NEW EDITION OF ‘POISONED' BY THE PROLIFIC JEFF BENEDICT SHIPPED BY PUBLISHERS

A new edition of “Poisoned: The True Story of the Deadly E. Coli Outbreak That Changed the Way Americans Eat” by Jeff Benedict has...

Use of WGS in Europe continues to increase

USE OF WGS IN EUROPE CONTINUES TO INCREASE

Two-thirds of 30 European countries were routinely using whole genome sequencing in 2017 for national surveillance of at least one...

 
 
 
A Little Cargill History of E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria Outbreaks

A LITTLE CARGILL HISTORY OF E. COLI, SALMONELLA AND LISTERIA OUTBREAKS

Cargill Ground Beef 2018 - 17 Ill, 1 Death - E. coli O26 On Aug. 16, 2018, FSIS was notified of an investigation of E. coli O26 illnesses....

Cargill E. coli O26 Illnesses in Colorado (10), Florida (15), Massachusetts (1) and Tennessee (1) - 1 Death

CARGILL E. COLI O26 ILLNESSES IN COLORADO (10), FLORIDA (15), MASSACHUSETTS (1) AND TENNESSEE (1) - 1 DEATH

As of September 19, 2018, 18 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O26 were reported from 4 states - Colorado (10), Florida...

 
 
 
One dead and 17 sickened by E. coli from beef

ONE DEAD AND 17 SICKENED BY E. COLI FROM BEEF

The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday the beef was produced and packaged at Cargill Meat Solutions in Fort Morgan on June...

Cargill ground beef recalled after E. coli outbreak kills 1, sickens 17

CARGILL GROUND BEEF RECALLED AFTER E. COLI OUTBREAK KILLS 1, SICKENS 17

Cargill is recalling thousands of pounds of ground beef after one person died and another 17 fell ill from a suspected E. coli outbreak....