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Jul 18, 2014

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

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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.

Jun 27, 2014

News Scan for Jun 27, 2014

California pertussis surge
Live-poultry Salmonella
Global norovirus prevalence
UK foodborne disease
Jun 25, 2014

News Scan for Jun 25, 2014

Polio in central Africa
More Foster Farms salmonellosis
Jun 20, 2014

News Scan for Jun 20, 2014

Saudi MERS case
Salmonella in feeder rodents
Multi-pathogen ticks
Cholera antibiotic benefits
Jun 16, 2014

News Scan for Jun 16, 2014

WHO concern over Iraq
New chia Salmonella cases
H7N9 risk factors
Jun 13, 2014

Food Outbreak Scan for Jun 13, 2014

Salmonella and bearded dragons
Alert over chia powder products
E coli clover sproutbreak
Jun 12, 2014

Foodborne Disease Scan for Jun 12, 2014

Chia-linked Salmonella
Food trucks vs restaurants
Campylobacter by economic status
Jun 06, 2014

News Scan for Jun 06, 2014

More West Africa Ebola
Lab-linked Salmonella outbreak
Public health at World Cup
Neglected zoonotic diseases

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)

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

Middleton B, Savage R, Tighe MK, et al. Risk factors for sporadic domestically acquired Salmonella serovar Enteritidis infections: a case-control study in Ontario, Canada, 2011. Epidemiol Infect 2013 (published online Sep 13)

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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