NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews New Zealand Food Safety is reminding consumers to thoroughly cook mussels following an increase in cases of Vibrio parahaemolyticus around the country this summer. Deputy...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  Vulnerable South Australians are reminded to avoid eating uncooked oysters after dozens of food-related illnesses linked to the consumption of raw oysters were reported in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The initial case of Vibrio in 2021 connected to water exposure has been reported to the Mobile County Health Department (MCHD). The case is currently under investigation...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The New Zealand Food Safety is warning consumers to thoroughly cook mussels before eating following 2 people reportedly becoming sick from Vibrio parahaemolyticus in the Nelson-Tasman...

Scientists have discovered how bacteria commonly responsible for seafood-related stomach upsets can go dormant and then “wake up”. Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a marine bacterium that can cause...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) announced investigating  an outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections occurring in four provinces. Based on the investigation...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews An outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus, related to shellfish, has been declared following nine confirmed cases in the the Canadian province of New Brunswick. “As...

As soon as the foodborne pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus infects a human intestinal cell, the bacteria are already planning their escape. After all, once it is in and multiplies, the bacterium must...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In New Zealand, officials are encouraging the public to ensure they cook raw mussels thoroughly after an increase in cases of food poisoning associated with commercially...

AFC Distribution Corp. of Rancho Dominguez, California is voluntary recalling Cooked Butterfly Tail-On Whiteleg Shrimp (Sushi Ebi), Lot #2019.10.02, utilized in various prepared menu offerings with sell-by...