Histamine

September 24, 2018 smitsa 0

Histamine is found in many food products especially, cheese, fish, some fermented vegetables, fermented sausages and salamis, and some alcoholic beverages. It appears to accummulate […]

A man feeling the front of his stomach.

Staphylococcus Food Poisoning

December 22, 2015 smitsa 2

Staphylococcus aureus is a serious and common foodborne pathogen – a bacterium widely found in the food supply chain (Tirado and Schmidt, 2001; Loir et al., […]

Listeriosis is a major food borne disease.

Listeria

March 4, 2014 smitsa 0

Listeria monocytogenes (Listeria) continues to represent one of the most significant foodborne pathogens. It is a bacterium, a microbe with devastating impact in susceptible people.  […]