NewsDesk @bactiman63 Working with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Michigan State University researchers have shown that antibiotic resistance genes are prevalent in the bacterium...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A potential vaccine developed by University of Guelph researchers to combat one of the main causes of bacterial diarrheal illness worldwide is set to be tested on people early this...

By Jory Lange Rediviva, a restaurant in Aberdeen, Washington, has been temporarily closed following a food poisoning outbreak.  19 guests got sick and 1 person was hospitalized after eating the restaurant’s...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and public health officials in several states report investigating an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Campylobacter jejuni...

A Michigan State University research team is the first to show how a common bacterium found in improperly cooked chicken causes Guillain-Barre Syndrome, or GBS. The federally funded research, now published...

A team at Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics identified a unique sensory structure that is able to bind host-specific sugar and is present on particularly virulent strains of Campylobacter jejuni. In...

Crows are smart, highly social animals that congregate in flocks of tens of thousands. Such large, highly concentrated populations can easily spread disease — not only amongst their own species,...

A vaccine invented at the University of Guelph to protect against Campylobacter jejuni – one of the leading bacterial causes of food-borne illness in the world – has just been approved for human...