Recent News

Aug 22, 2014

Food Outbreak Scan for Aug 22, 2014

Salmonella and nut butter
Bearded dragon Salmonella outbreak over
Aug 20, 2014

News Scan for Aug 20, 2014

Influenza B vaccine mismatch
US chikungunya count rises
Nut butter recall
Seals as ancient TB carriers
Aug 15, 2014

Foodborne Disease Scan for Aug 15, 2014

Salmonella in England
Social media and foodborne disease
Aug 14, 2014

Food Outbreak Scan for Aug 14, 2014

More Cyclospora cases
Chia Salmonella outbreak over
Aug 11, 2014

News Scan for Aug 11, 2014

Another chikungunya spike
MERS case in Saudi Arabia
Salmonella from baby poultry
Polio vaccination in Iraq
Aug 01, 2014

USDA launches long-debated poultry inspection changes

The agency also establishes new steps to control Salmonella and Campylobacter in poultry.

Aug 01, 2014

Food Safety Scan for Aug 01, 2014

Resistant Salmonella in meat, poultry
Foster Farms Salmonella outbreak over
Jul 18, 2014

News Scan for Jul 18, 2014

ECDC questions gain-of-function work
AIDS researchers' deaths
More chia salmonellosis
Polio in Equatorial Guinea
Jul 07, 2014

News Scan for Jul 07, 2014

Foster Farms chicken recall
Polio vaccine travel guidance
Jul 02, 2014

Resistant foodborne bacteria: good news, bad news in 2012

Multidrug-resistant Salmonella has decreased and resistance to two important classes of antibiotics remains low, but resistance to the bacterium that causes typhoid fever is worrisome.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Barlow RS, DeBess EE, Winthrop KL, et al. Travel-associated antimicrobial drug-resistant nontyphoidal Salmonellae, 2004-2009. Emerg Infect Dis 2014 (published online Mar 18)

CDC. Multiple-serotype Salmonella outbreaks in two state prisons—Arkansas, August 2012. MMWR 2014 Feb 28;63(8):169-73

CDC. Multistate outbreak of human Salmonella infections linked to live poultry from a mail-order hatchery in Ohio — March-September 2013. MMWR 2014 Mar 14;63(10):222

CDC. Multistate outbreak of Salmonella Chester infections associated with frozen meals—18 states, 2010. MMWR 2013 Dec 6;62(48):979-82

Cremon C, Stanghellini V, Pallotti F, et al. Salmonellosis gastroenteritis during childhood is a risk factor for irritable bowel syndrome in adulthood. Gastroenterol 2014 (published online Mar 20)

Dutta S, Das S, Mitra U, et al. Antimicrobial resistance, virulence profiles and molecular subtypes of Salmonella enterica serovars Typhi and Paratyphi A Blood isolates from Kolkata, India during 2009-2013. PLoS One 2014 Aug 6;9(8):e101347

Gole VC, Chousalkar KK, Roberts JR, et al. Effect of egg washing and correlation between eggshell characteristics and egg penetration by various Salmonella Typhimurium strains. PLoS One Mar 12 2014;9(3):e90987

Gunell M, Aulu L, Jalava J, et al. Cefotaxime-resistant Salmonella enterica in travelers returning from Thailand to Finland. Emerg Infect Dis 2014 Jul;20(7):1214-7

Krueger AL, Greene SA, Barzilay EJ, et al. Clinical outcomes of nalidixic acid, ceftriaxone, and multidrug-resistant nontyphoidal Salmonella infections compared with pansusceptible infections in FoodNet sites, 2006-2008. Foodborne Pathog Dis 2014 (published online Mar 11)

Lane CR, LeBaigue S, Esan OB, et al. Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis, England and Wales, 1945-2011. Emerg Infect Dis (published online May 27)

Lathrop AA, Taylor T, Schnepf J. Survival of Salmonella during baking of peanut butter cookies. J Food Prot 2014 Apr 1;77(4):635-9

Leekitcharoenphon P, Nielsen EM, Kaas RS, et al. Evaluation of whole genome sequencing for outbreak detection of Salmonella enterica. PLoS One 2014 Feb 4;9(2):e87991

ODonnell AT, Vieira AR, Huang JY, et al. Quinolone-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis infections associated with international travel. Clin Infect Dis 2014 (published online Jun 27)

Pees M, Rabsch W, Plenz B, et al. Evidence for the transmission of salmonella from reptiles to children in Germany, July 2010 to October 2011. Euro Surveill 2013 Nov 14;18(46):pii=20634

Rickert R, Folster JP. Ciprofloxacin-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Kentucky sequence type 198. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis (published online Mar 31)

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