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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The Veriflow Listeria monocytogenes (Veriflow LM) assay has been approved to detect a list of foodborne pathogens in various foods and surfaces which have come in contact with foods during packaging or preparation.
Resultado e Discussao: Foram identificados nos queijos 2, 3 e 16 (15%) resultados positivos para Listeria monocytogenes pelo metodo ISSO 11290-1.
Unusual infections due to Listeria monocytogenes in the southern California desert.
Molecular diversity of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from Irish dairy farms.
Isolation and Identification of Listeria monocytogenes in Processed Meat by a Combined Cultural-molecular Method.
Walker S J, Archer P and JG Banks Growth of Listeria monocytogenes at refrigeration temperatures.
Ultimamente, observa-se uma preocupacao crescente quanto a importancia de produtos carneos derivados de suinos como possiveis veiculadores de Salmonella e Listeria monocytogenes, principalmente aqueles que sao consumidos sem nenhum tratamento termico pos-processamento, tais como o presunto cozido (2,22-26).
Ramdom Amplified Polymorphic DNA typing applied to the study of cross- contamination by Listeria monocytogenes in processed food products.
According to the FDA, Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
Marzetti Company, the manufacturer of the product, has indicated a possible contamination issue with Listeria monocytogenes at one of its plants.