Monday links

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Animal Science

Ohio and Michigan report H3N2v ‘swine flu’ infections linked to pigs at fairs – Outbreak News The four human infections were caused by H3N2v viruses in Ohio (2) and Michigan (2). […]

It’s time for the Monday links

Campylobacter

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Food safety

National Food Safety Month – ServSafe

This year focuses on food allergen awareness. Food allergies affect more than 15 million people in the U.S. alone.

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Start the new week off right with the Monday links

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Food safety

Oceana study: “Fish fraud” ripping off American consumers – Food Safety News

Following up on its earlier fish fraud study, a new Oceana report found consumers can lose a […]

Happy October! Here are the first Monday links of a new month

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Food safety

Cheese-smuggling ring is brought down in Canada – NPR

Charges may soon be filed against the “mozzarella mafia.”

Number of children sickened by suspected outbreak of foodborne vomiting virus […]

Report: How do swine flu viruses mutate?

It only takes a few mutations for a relatively harmless swine flu virus to change into something more dangerous, according to an NPR article highlighting a recent study.

The study, originally published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, showed how a Korean swine flu virus transformed into a deadly virus when given […]

Welcome back from the long weekend. Here are the belated Monday links

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Food safety

Obama administration sued for delay of FSMA implementation –Food Safety News

The Food and Drug Administration and the Office of Management and Budget are the target of a lawsuit […]

Welcome to a new week with the belated Monday links

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Food safety

5 of 7 E. coli cases in western New York linked; source a mystery – Food Safety News

Officials believe water is the source of the outbreak but don’t […]

CDC: Number of H3N2v confirmed cases hits more than 220

The number of confirmed H3N2v infections, commonly known as swine flu, has jumped to more than 220 since July, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report released last week.

The confirmed cases still are believed to be associated with exposure to sick pigs, many through fair exhibitions. Symptoms are similar to […]