• Few details add little understanding about E. coli, Cyclospora outbreaks

    2 days ago - By Food Safety

    The FDA has initiated traceback efforts in an investigation of an E. coli outbreak and updated the patient toll in a Cyclospora outbreak .
    The agency did not name a commodity in the traceback announcement related to the E. Coli outbreak. A checkmark in the traceback column on the Food and Drug Administration's weekly outbreak table is the only information available to the public.
    As of this past week the E. coli outbreak had sickened at least 15 people in multiple states.
    In an unrelated Cyclospora outbreak, the FDA showed an increase in the patient count. It now stands at 62, up from 32...
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