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Salmonella Food Poisoning Could Permanently Damage DNA

Research at Cornell University, published in the journal mBio by the American Society of Microbiology, has found that Salmonella food poisoning by certain serotypes may permanently damage your  cellular DNA. Rachel Miller, a doctoral candidate in food science at Cornell, along…

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Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Cucumbers, an In-Depth Look

To find outbreaks, health officials monitor PulseNet, a national laboratory network that stores DNA fingerprinting data from people sickened by foodborne pathogens like E. coli, Listeria and Salmonella. When 2 or more unrelated people have been sickened by pathogens with matching DNA fingerprints,…