Apr 25, 2012 10:40 PM GMT
Researchers Discover Particularly Dangerous Salmonella
" UC Santa Barbara researchers have discovered Salmonella bacteria that are up to 100 times more capable of causing disease. Their findings may help prevent food poisoning outbreaks that continue to plague public health and the food industry.
These "hypervirulent" bugs can override vaccines and pose a risk to food safety –– and mitigation efforts are currently under way."