R&D

FDA explores Listeria growth and detection in ice cream

Resphera Insight and CosmosID tools were used for high-resolution profiling of 16S rRNA amplicons and whole genome shotgun data. Picture: iStock

Culture independent next generation sequencing (NGS) has been used to characterize the microbiome for recovery of Listeria monocytogenes from naturally contaminated ice cream.

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More ESBL exposure through raw or undercooked beef - RIVM

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PwC to help ISO standard compliance

Ms Ugene can process three sets of microbiological tests on TCM and food products in 14 minutes.

VIDEO: Meet Ms Ugene, the state-of-the-art Singapore robot testing TCM and food products

Opening of the first Nigerian Food Safety and Investment Forum. Picture: UNIDO

Nigeria holds forum on food safety and trade

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Pathogen contaminating seafood identified by researchers

BPA is used as coatings on the inside of many food and beverage cans. ©iStock

Prenatal BPA exposure may lead to weight issues later in life: Mice study

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Frontier Co-op joins Alliance for Advanced Sanitation

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Research round-up: Comparing Listeria and starving Salmonella

Picture: iStock. An outbreak of E. coli O157 linked to dough mix in the US

Outbreak shows raw or undercooked flour could be health risk

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