Food Safety Resources

Foodborne Illness

Reviews on foodborne illness and attribution

Feb 2015

Human Illness Caused by Campylobacter spp. from All Food and Non-Food Vectors

This review summarizes much of the latest information on campylobacteriosis and interventions being used or investigated to reduce contamination of food and water.

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

Sep 2013

Review of Epidemiology of Foodborne Listeriosis

Pathways for introduction of Listeria into different foods and strategies for preventing contamination and growth in foods are reviewed. Recent data from surveillance studies, outbreak investigations, and economic costs are presented.

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

Apr 2013

White Paper on Human Illness Caused by Salmonella from all Food and Non-Food Vectors, Update 2013

This update to the February 2009 FRI white paper on Salmonella discusses important food and non-food vehicles for outbreaks of salmonellosis during the past five years, routes of infection, interventions, current surveillance reports, and antimicrobial resistance.

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

Apr 2010

Non-O157:H7 Shiga toxin-producing E. coli from meat and non-meat sources

Epidemiology, detection, outbreaks, infection routes, and interventions

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

Feb 2009

Human Illness Caused by Salmonella from all Food and Non-Food Vectors

Food and non-food vehicles of infection for human outbreaks of salmonellosis, surveillance strategies, and industry initiatives to control Salmonella spp.

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

Oct 2006

Human Illness Caused by E. coli O157:H7 from Food and Non-food Sources

Epidemiology, outbreaks, infection routes, surveillance, regulations, interventions.

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

Oct 2001

Virulence Characteristics of Listeria monocytogenes

Strain variation; Invasion and Spread; Host Defenses; Virulence factors.

import_contacts Food Safety Brief

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