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PHE warns of cyclospora from Mexico

Public Health England (PHE) has warned of an outbreak of cyclospora linked to contaminated food in Mexico.

PHE suggested the source could be a food product distributed to several hotels in Mexico

Captivate-ing! Lab M expands IMS products to include E.coli O91

Lab M has expanded its immunomagnetic separation (IMS) products to isolate Shiga Toxin-Producing E.coli (STEC) strains.

Hepatits A vaccination recommendations ‘may need to be reconsidered’

Reconsidering vaccination recommendations is one potential follow-up action after a ‘large and prolonged’ Hepatitis A outbreak linked to frozen berries that sickened more than 1,500 people.

Far East digest

Taiwan FDA cracks down on imports from Fukushima

Also: Japanese exports picking up speed in Hong Kong; Calorific information now required for drinks mixed on premises in Taiwan; Japan’s stance on trans fats criticised by labelling officials; and Givaudan expands into Tokyo

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Anthrax-tainted meat kills one in Bulgaria

A man has died in Bulgaria from B. Anthracis after handling contaminated meat.

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