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Aug 28, 2015

News Scan for Aug 28, 2015

Salmonella pork outbreak
Poliovirus shedding
Variant H1N1 flu
Mumps on campuses
Aug 24, 2015

News Scan for Aug 24, 2015

More chikungunya cases
Tuna salmonellosis outbreak over
Ebola IHR review
Aug 17, 2015

News Scan for Aug 17, 2015

Sierra Leone Ebola status
Salmonella in Washington state
Aug 13, 2015

News Scan for Aug 13, 2015

MERS in Saudi Arabia
Cholera in Hispaniola
Salmonella from pig roasts
Measles in DRC
Aug 03, 2015
Pig roast

Washington Salmonella clusters trigger pig-roast health alert

Roasting a pig is a complex process, with several food safety steps to keep in mind.

Aug 03, 2015

News Scan for Aug 03, 2015

MERS in Saudi Arabia
More chikungunya cases
CDC infectious disease funding
Salmonella from live poultry
Jul 30, 2015

News Scan for Jul 30, 2015

More stuffed-chicken Salmonella
NIAID antiviral award
Jul 20, 2015

News Scan for Jul 20, 2015

No Korean MERS for 15 days
Wildlife-livestock diseases
Jul 17, 2015

Food Outbreak Scan for Jul 17, 2015

Stuffed-chicken Salmonella
More Cyclospora in Texas
Jul 16, 2015

Food Outbreak Scan for Jul 16, 2015

More tuna salmonellosis
Another chicken entree recall

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Angelo KM, Chu A, Anand M, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections linked to cucumbers — United States, 2014. MMWR 2015 Feb 20;64(6):144-7

Basler C, Bottichio L, Higa J, et al. Multistate outbreak of human Salmonella Poona infections associated with pet turtle exposure United States, 2014. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2015 Jul 31;64(29):804

Basler C, Forshey TM, Machesky K, et al. Multistate outbreak of human Salmonella infections linked to live poultry from a mail-order hatchery in Ohio — February-October 2014. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2015 Mar 13;64(9):258

Friesema I, de Jong A, Hofhuis A, et al. Large outbreak of Salmonella Thompson related to smoked salmon in the Netherlands, August to December 2012. Euro Surveill 2014 Oct 2;19(39):pii=20918

Hoffman M, Luo Y, Monday SR, et al. Tracing origins of the Salmonella Bareilly strain causing a foodborne outbreak in the United States. J Infect Dis 2015 (published online May 20)

Inns T, Lane C, Peters T, et al. A multi-country Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 14b outbreak associated with eggs from a German producer: ‘near real-time’ application of whole genome sequencing and food chain investigations, United Kingdom, May to September 2014. Euro Surveill 2015 Apr 23;20(16):pii=21098

Jernberg C, Hjertquvist M, Sundborger C, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 13A infection in Sweden linked to imported dried-vegetable spice mixes, December 2014 to July 2015. Euro Surveill 2015 Jul 30;20(30):pii=21194

Maurer JJ, Martin G, Hernandez S, et al. Diversity and persistence of Salmonella enterica strains in rural landscapes in the southeastern United States. PLoS One 2015 Jul 1;10(7):e0128937

Pesola AK, Parn T, Huusko S, et al. Multinational outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis infection during an international youth ice hockey competition in Riga, Latvia, preliminary report, March and April 2015. Euro Surveill 2015 May 21;20(20):pii=21133

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