E. coli O26 increasingly identified in food recalls

E. coli

When it comes to E. coli, most people are familiar with Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) O157:H7, also known as simply, E. coli O157:H7. This strain of E. coli has most commonly shown up in food recalls and is known for its severe consequences once contracted through contaminated food or water.

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National Food Safety Education Month: Hepatitis A infographic

For more than 20 years, September has been recognized as National Food Safety Education Month. One of the themes for 2016 is Hepatitis A, which is described in the infographic below. Although the month is coming to a close, Neogen would like to remind everyone to always practice appropriate food safety measures including proper handwashing […]