• Publisher's Platform: Journal of Pediatrics weighs in on E. coli Outbreak linked to Soy Nut Butter

    1 month ago - By Food Safety

    Opinion
    I.M. Healthy - goodness the irony.
    For a bit(e) of history: In the Spring of 2017, the CDC reported that thirty-two people infected with the outbreak strains of E. coli O157: H7 were reported from 12 states - Arizona 4, California 5, Florida 2, Illinois 1, Massachusetts 1, Maryland 1, Missouri 1, New Jersey 1, Oregon 11, Virginia 2, Washington 2 and Wisconsin 1. There were also others sickened but because stool cultures were not completed, those two people were not “officially” counted by the CDC. One of those was the likely first illness. had “genetic fingerprinting” been done on...
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