WGS project helps Denmark uncover Campylobacter outbreak


Fifty people remain ill after consuming chicken meat that was infected with Campylobacter. The outbreak was detected in-part due to an ongoing project run by the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration and the Statens Serum Institut to collect Campylobacter isolates and conduct whole genome sequencing.

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Joe Whitworth
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Food Safety News
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