Recent News

Nov 16, 2018

News Scan for Nov 16, 2018

More ground beef Salmonella cases
Salmonella turkey recall
New polio illnesses
More low-path H5N2 in Minnesota
Poultry biosecurity
Nov 15, 2018

News Scan for Nov 15, 2018

More DRC Ebola cases
Promising new flu antiviral
Salmonella and restaurant grades
Nov 08, 2018
Raw whole turkey

Turkey-linked Salmonella outbreak total climbs to 164

So far 63 people have been hospitalized, and a patient in California has died.

Nov 07, 2018

News Scan for Nov 07, 2018

Saudi MERS case
Cake mix Salmonella details
Cat-linked H7N2 flu infection
Nov 06, 2018

Food Safety Scan for Nov 06, 2018

FDA mandatory food-recall guidance
Cake mix Salmonella
Oct 26, 2018

News Scan for Oct 26, 2018

Polio in Pakistan, Nigeria
Egg Salmonella outbreak
Oct 23, 2018

News Scan for Oct 23, 2018

More Salmonella linked to beef
Dengue in Europe
Tularemia vaccine in rabbits
Oct 22, 2018

News Scan for Oct 22, 2018

More US polio-like cases
Saudi MERS case
Cucumber-linked Salmonella
Oct 17, 2018

News Scan for Oct 17, 2018

Salmonella and raw chicken
Oseltamivir use in pregnancy
Bioterrorism readiness
Oct 04, 2018
Raw burger and ham

FSIS recalls beef, ham in Salmonella, Listeria outbreaks

Fifty-seven people have fallen ill with salmonellosis, while Listeria has caused 1 death.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Hormansdorfer S, Messelhauber U, Rampp A, et al. Re-evaluation of a 2014 multi-country European outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 14b using recent epidemiological and molecular data. Euro Surveill 2017 Dec 14;22(50):pii=17-00196

Adebanjo T, Mosites E, Van Beneden CA, et al. Risk factors for group A Streptococcus colonization during an outbreak among people experiencing homelessness in Anchorage, Alaska, 2017. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 18)

Bottichio L, Webb LM, Leos G, et al. Salmonella Oranienburg infection linked to consumption of rattlesnake pills — Kansas and Texas, 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 May 4;67(17):502-3

Brandwagt D, van den Wijngaard C, Tulen AD, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Bovismorbificans associated with the consumption of uncooked ham products, the Netherlands, 2016 to 2017. Euro Surveill 2018 Jan 4;23(1):pii=17-00335

Calhoun S, Post L, Warren B, et al. Prevalence and concentration of Salmonella on raw, shelled peanuts in the United States. J Food Prot 2018 Nov;81(11):1755-60

de Alwis R, Tu LTP, Quynh NLT, et al. The role of maternally acquired antibody in providing protective immunity against nontyphoidal Salmonella in urban Vietnamese infants: a birth cohort study. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Dekker D, Krumkamp R, Eibach D, et al. Characterization of Salmonella enterica from invasive bloodstream infections and water sources in rural Ghana. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Jan 19;18:47

Eikmeier D, Medus C, Smith K. Incubation period for outbreak-associated, non-typhoidal salmonellosis cases, Minnesota, 2000-2015. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Feb 7)

Friesema I, Freidl GS, Schoss S, et al. Tracing back the source of an outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium; national outbreak linked to the consumption of raw and undercooked beef products, the Netherlands, October to December 2015. PLoS Curr 2018 Aug 16

Gambino-Shirley KJ, Tesfai A, Schwensohn CA, et al. Multistate outbreak of Salmonella Virchow infections linked to a powdered meal replacement product — United States, 2015-2016. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 7)

Gendrin C, Vornhagen J, Armistead B, et al. A non-hemolytic Group B streptococcus strain exhibits hypervirulence. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 13)

Hassan R, Tecle S, Adcock B, et al. Multistate outbreak of Salmonella

Paratyphi B variant L(+) tartrate(+) and Salmonella Weltevreden infections linked to imported frozen raw tuna: USA, March-July 2015. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jun 8)

Hutchinson JA, Wheeler C, Mohle-Boetani JC. Outbreak epidemiologically linked with a composite product of beef, mechanically separated chicken and textured vegetable protein contaminated with multiple serotypes of Salmonella enterica including multidrug-resistant Infantis, California 2016. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jan 8)

Jeon HJ, Pak GD, Im J, et al. What is the best immunization strategy for protecting African children against invasive Salmonella disease? Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 9)

Jourdan-da Silva N, Fabre L, Robinson E, et al. Ongoing nationwide outbreak of Salmonella Agona associated with internationally distributed infant milk products, France, December 2017. Euro Surveill 2018 Jan 11;23(2):pii=17-00852

Kawatsu L, Uchimura K, Izumi K, et al. Treatment outcome of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Japan — the first cross-sectional study of Japan tuberculosis surveillance data. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Aug 22;18:445

Khan AS, Georges K, Rahaman S, et al. Antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella isolates recovered from chickens sold at retail outlets in Trinidad. J Food Prot 2018 Nov 81(11):1880-9

Krishnasamy V, Stevenson L, Koski L, et al. Investigation of an outbreak of Salmonella paratyphi B variant L(+) tartrate + (Java) associated with ball python exposure — United States, 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 May 19;67(19):562-3

Lawson B, Franklinos LHV, Fernandez JRR, et al. Salmonella enteritidis ST183: emerging and endemic biotypes affecting western European hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) and people in Great Britain. Sci Rep 2018 (pubished online Feb 5)

Luna S, Taylor M, Galanis E, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Chailey infections linked to precut coconut pieces — United States and Canada, 2017. CCDR 2018 Oct 4;44(10):264-6

Luna S, Taylor M, Galanis E, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Chailey infections linked to precut coconut pieces—United States and Canada, 2017. MMWR 2018 Oct 5;67(39):1098-100

Mair-Jenkins J, Borges-Stewart R, Harbour C, et al. Investigation using whole genome sequencing of a prolonged restaurant outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium linked to the building drainage system, England, February 2015 to March 2016. Euro Surveill 2017 Dec 7;22(49):pii=17-00037

Mamber SW, Mohr T, Leathers C, et al. Occurrence of Salmonella in ready-to-eat meat and poultry product samples from U.S. Department of Agriculture–regulated producing establishments. I. Results from the ALLRTE and RTE001 random and risk-based sampling projects, from 2005 to 2012. J Food Prot 2018 Oct 81(10):1729-36

Marshall KEH, Booth H, Harrang J, et al. New products, old problem(s): multistate outbreak of Salmonella Paratyphi B variant L(+) tartrate(+) infections linked to raw sprouted nut butters, October 2015. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Oct 8)

Marshall KEH, Tewell M, Tecle S, et al. Protracted outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections linked to ground beef: possible role of dairy cows — 21 states, 2016-2017. MMWR 2018 Apr 20;67(15):443-6

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