pathogens (24)

What does whole genome sequencing tell us

About Dr Daniel Hurley Dr Daniel Hurley is a Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Food Microbiology and Safety at the UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science. Daniel is the Programme Director of the part-time, online MSc in Food Safety.
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Pathogen Surveillance Tool

See how rates of illness have changed in FoodNet’s surveillance area since 1996 for nine pathogens transmitted commonly through food: Campylobacter, Cryptosporidium, Cyclospora, Listeria, Salmonella, Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC), Shi

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What is already known about this topic?

The incidence of foodborne infections has remained largely unchanged. Clinical laboratories are increasingly using culture-independent diagnostic tests (CIDTs) to detect enteric infections. CIDTs benefi

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