Some Kinder-brand chocolates recalled due to salmonella risk
A recall is in effect in Canada for certain Kinder-brand chocolates, due to a risk of possible salmonella contamination. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Global Consortium of Scientists Develop New Whole Genome Sequencing Method That Brings Costs Down to $10 per Genome
At that reduced cost, clinical laboratories in developing countries with no access to WGS could have it as a critical tool in their fight against the spread of deadly bacteria and viruses New research into a low-cost way to sequence bacterial genomes—for as little as $10—is predicted to give public health authorities in low- and […] The post Global Consortium of Scientists Develop New Whole Genome Sequencing Method That Brings Costs Down to $10 per Genome appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - March 14, 2022 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: International Laboratory News Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing Molecular Diagnostics, Genetic Testing, Whole Gene Sequencing 10000 Salmonella Genomes Project anatomic Source Type: news

Bacteria Go Dormant to Survive Antibiotics and Restart Infections
In Salmonella, two seemingly similar antibiotic survival strategies result from very different molecular mechanisms. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - March 7, 2022 Category: Science Tags: Sponsored Article Source Type: news

What Causes Rectal Prolapse?
Discussion Rectal prolapse is defined as a herniation of the rectum through the anal verge. In children it is also usually mucosal prolapse and not full thickness. Partial or mucosal prolapse usually is seen as radial folds occurring 1 – 2.5 cm from the anal verge. Full thickness will protrude more than 5 cm. It affects genders equally and occurs most commonly in children under age 4. This is due to vertical course and low position of the anus, looser supporting tissues and less muscular support. These children are more likely to have prolapse but are less likely to have it recur. After age 4 the rectum takes the adu...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - February 28, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

FDA: Baby Formula Recall After 4 Infants Hospitalized Includes Similac, Alimentum, EleCare
The infant formula may have been contaminated with either Cronobacter sakazakii or Salmonella Newport, two not very friendly bacteria. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 19, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Food & Drink /food-drink pharma Source Type: news

Modified Salmonella Revs Immune Response, Combats Tumors in Mice
When coated with positively charged particles, the bacteria shuttled antigens out of tumors and activated the immune system, a study finds. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 3, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Gaia Ethnobotanical, LLC., Voluntarily Recalls Kratom Products Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination
Gaia Ethnobotanical, LLC., is voluntarily recalling all kratom (mitragyna speciosa) powder products, with Lot No.: 0102031800 it manufactured, processed, packed, and/or held, between March 18, 2018 to March 30, 2018 to the consumer level. The products have been found by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ( “FDA”) via sample testing and finding to have salmonella contamination. In lieu of such FDA findings the company has implemented standard operating procedures and sterilization processes in accordance to FDA guidelines. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - January 27, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

CDC: Pet Bearded Dragons Linked To Salmonella Outbreak, 44 People Sick, 15 Hospitalized
Here are the precautions to take around bearded dragons. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma Source Type: news

CDC Warns Americans: Don’t Kiss Or Snuggle Your Bearded Dragon
The reptiles have been linked to a recent salmonella outbreak. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 13, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Some Save on Foods combo meals recalled due to salmonella risk
Some Save on Foods combo meals are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination, and include lemon chicken, sweet and sour pork, ginger beef and honey garlic chicken. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Manitoba Source Type: news

Health officials investigating salmonella outbreaks in B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba
Many people who became ill reported eating fresh produce, the Public Health Agency of Canada said, but it hasn't pinpointed the source. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

How Genomic Sequencing Data Tracked a Salmonella Outbreak How Genomic Sequencing Data Tracked a Salmonella Outbreak
Data on bacterial DNA helped reveal how a once-rare salmonella strain spread through the chicken industry. Salmonella infantis is multidrug-resistant and is still making people sick.ProPublica (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - November 5, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Protracted Outbreak of S. Mbandaka Linked to a Restaurant Protracted Outbreak of S. Mbandaka Linked to a Restaurant
Sporadic cases of Salmonella Mbandaka infections were linked to a single restaurant over a period of nearly 10 years. How was the source finally identified?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Trader Joe's Salami Snacks Tied to 20 Salmonella Cases in 8 States
CDC: Citterio Premium Italian-Style Salame Sticks, sold primarily at Trader Joe's, have been linked to a salmonella outbreak with 20 reported cases in eight states. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC: Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Salami Sticks Has Left 20 Sick
Trader Joe's has voluntarily stopped selling this product. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Food & Drink /food-drink pharma Source Type: news