Public Health England (PHE) has warned of an outbreak of cyclospora linked to contaminated food in Mexico.
Lab M has expanded its immunomagnetic separation (IMS) products to isolate Shiga Toxin-Producing E.coli (STEC) strains.
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.
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A man has died in Bulgaria from B. Anthracis after handling contaminated meat.