‘Likely source’ of E. coli outbreak – German farm
6 Jun
2011
Written by

‘Likely source’ of E. coli outbreak – German farm »

A farm has been identified as the most likely source of the E. coli outbreak Located in Uelzen, northern Germany, the farm produces bean sprouts and and is at the epicentre of the outbreak which has left 22 people dead. German officials are awaiting conclusive proof from results of tests done on the farms produce. [...]

E. coli: Cucumber crisis continues
2 Jun
2011
Written by

E. coli: Cucumber crisis continues »

Germany has now reported 470 cases of E. coli and 16 deaths from the disease, a further person has now died in Sweden. The total of people infected with enterohaemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC), which can cause the deadly haemolytic-uraemic syndrome (HUS), has now reached 1,500. Russia is no longer accepting vegetables from the European Union, [...]

Login

Lost your password?