Background update:Jan 18, 2010

Storage method affects microbial stability of eggs

Outbreak investigations of human Salmonella Enteritidis infections have shown that shell eggs and egg products are the most common sources. Storing conditions prove to play an important role in the level of contamination of the egg content.

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 17 number 6. To view the article online simply click on the link below.

Keywords: eggs, microbes, health, retail, human health



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