Campylobacter

Recent News

Apr 14, 2016
bacteria culture

CDC: Testing changes may slow foodborne outbreak detection

To preserve cultures as a key disease detection tool, the CDC recommends that labs do them whenever the faster test suggests a bacterial infection.

Apr 01, 2016

News Scan for Apr 01, 2016

Saudi MERS case
Campylobacter in raw milk
US drug-resistance effort
MCR-1 in Spain
Cold-attenuated polio vaccine
Feb 11, 2016

News Scan for Feb 11, 2016

Global dengue burden
Antibiotic resistance in Europe
MCR-1 spread in French livestock
Saudi MERS risk
Feb 05, 2016

News Scan for Feb 05, 2016

Finalized USDA poultry standards
Adult vaccine coverage
First MERS autopsy
Jan 06, 2016

News Scan for Jan 06, 2016

H7N9 cases in China
Microcephaly in Brazil
Campylobacter detection
HPV vaccination
Vaccinia virus in dogs, opossums
Dec 17, 2015

News Scan for Dec 17, 2015

New Saudi MERS case
Foodborne disease up in Europe
Dec 14, 2015
Chicken inspection

USDA lists steps to improve poultry, ground beef safety

Guidance involves steps to curb Salmonella and Campylobacter in poultry and better trace ground beef.

Jun 09, 2015

Foodborne Disease Scan for Jun 09, 2015

Resistant foodborne germs
Foodborne outbreak reporting
May 14, 2015
USDA poultry inspector checking chickens

Foodborne illness report shows successes, challenges

E coli and some Salmonella infections dropped, but Campylobacter and Vibrio cases increased.

Apr 15, 2015

News Scan for Apr 15, 2015

Proposed DURC approach
Aerosol measles vaccine
Resistant foodborne microbes
H7N9 in China

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Colles FM, Cain RJ, Nickson T, et al. Monitoring chicken flock behaviour provides early warning of infection by human pathogen Campylobacter. Proc R Soc B 2016 (published online Jan 6)

Davis KR, Dunn AC, Burnett C, et al. Campylobacter jejuni infections associated with raw milk consumption — Utah, 2014. MMWR 2016 Apr 1;65(12):301-5

Escher R, Brunner C, von Steiger N, et al. Clinical and epidemiological analysis of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus infections in humans and comparative genetic analysis with strains isolated from cattle. BMC Infect Dis 2016 May 14;16:198

Harvala H, Rosendal T, Lahti E, et al. Epidemiology of Campylobacter jejuni infections in Sweden, November 2011-October 2012: is the severity of infection associated with C. jejuni sequence type? Infect Ecol Epidemiol 2016 (published online Apr 7)

Pogreba-Brown K, Baker A, Ernst K, et al. Assessing risk factors of sporadic Campylobacter infection: a case-control study in Arizona. Epidemiol Infect March 2016;144(4):829-39

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