Research published on a universal selective broth

By Andy Muirhead – Company Microbiologist, ALS Food & Pharmaceutical (UK) One of the fundamental principles in all microbiological techniques is selectivity. It is acknowledged that in any food matrix, the target bacterium (Salmonella, Listeria etc) may not...

Salmonella – new global recalls

By Andy Muirhead – Company Microbiologist, ALS Food & Pharmaceutical (UK) FSA recalls several products containing Brazil nuts due to possible Salmonella contamination Contaminated Brazil nuts have been responsible for several product recalls by the...

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