• Denmark hit by a trio of Listeria outbreaks with unknown sources; eight deaths reported

    10 days ago - By Food Safety

    Officials in Denmark are investigating three separate Listeria monocytogenes outbreaks that have affected almost 30 people with eight deaths reported.
    The Statens Serum Institut, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration and DTU Food Institute are trying to find the sources of these outbreaks.
    One had already been reported but the Statens Serum Institut has updated the number of people sick. This incident has affected nine people, all of them have been hospitalized and four have died. Five cases are men and four are women.
    Patients range from 33 to 93 years old and all had an underlying...
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