Listeria

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Listeria

[li′stir·ē·ə]
(microbiology)
A genus of small, gram-positive, motile coccoid rods of uncertain affiliation; found in animal and human feces.
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Full citation: "Ultrasensitive Detection of Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes by Small-Molecule Chemiluminescence Probes." Roth-Konforti M, Green O, Hupfeld M, Fieseler L, Heinrich N, Ihssen J, Vorberg R, Wick L, Spitz U, Shabat D.
"Growth and stress resistance variation in culture broth among Listeria monocytogenes strains of various serotypes and origins." Journal of Food Protection[R] 69, 2640-2647.
Specific touch points are stressed that, if overlooked, can lead to problems with Listeria monocytogenes in your facility.
A notice to customers from the London-based company said: "A sample has been found to contain levels of Listeria monocytogenes that are hazardous.
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She said that the third service is for detecting bacterial pathogens such as salmonella bacteria, listeria monocytogenes and E coli using a molecular detection technique with precision and speed showing results within 42 hours.
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Final blood cultures revealed Listeria monocytogenes, and two sets of subsequent cultures grew listeria.
The FSS said: "Routine customer testing has identified Listeria monocytogenes in a sample of pasteurised Dunsyre Blue.