The study showed that 97 per cent of the samples contained unidentified bacteria, while 63 per cent contained shigella, 30 per cent had E-coli
and 10 per cent had salmonella.
He said: "In Ireland, no cases of human illness associated with this strain of E-coli
have been found.
outbreak in the past two months and thousands have needed treatment.
He said: "The E-coli
crisis has affected many growers across Europe.
As far as other vegetables are concerned, importers have to produce safety certificates, which specify that they are free from e-coli
bacteria and other related health hazards.
The World Health Organisation reported an updated total of 2,086 cases of E-coli
in Germany and 722 cases of the serious complication known as HUS.
The World Health Organisation have reported a total of 2,086 cases of E-coli
in Germany and 722 cases of the serious complication known as HUS, with 26 fatalities.
An urgent review is long overdue and I am calling on the government to set up a review before we have another outbreak of e-coli
Staff failed to take a urine sample, which should have been the normal procedure when a child was brought in with E-coli
HEALTH inspectors confiscated more than 100 packets of suspect cookie dough from various supermarkets yesterday, as they stepped checks for E-coli
ONCE again we are faced with the possibility of a major outbreak of the deadly E-coli
OB) , a nanotechnology development company that develops instruments and sensors to detect malicious agents in food and water, announced today that it has completed a preliminary market assessment of the Company's biosensensor that detects e-coli
in food and water.
AGUA DULCE - A ``boil water'' order for residents of the Sierra Paloma Valley housing development in Agua Dulce has been lifted after test results came back negative for the E-coli
At 3am the next morning, June 11, 2002, she began to suffer the first symptoms of what was eventually diagnosed as the lethal E-coli
0157 bacteria (right) - the same poisonous bug that had killed 21 people in Scotland in November 1996.
0157 hit the headlines in the UK in November 1996, when an outbreak of food poisoning resulted in illness in over 400 people, 24 of whom died.