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Found 10 records similar to Food Microbiology - Targeted Surveys - Final Report - Bacterial Pathogens in Dairy Ice Cream - April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2020

Federal

​​A targeted survey analyzed 2595 samples of frozen fruits and vegetables for smoothies for the presence of Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) and generic Escherichia coli (E. coli). Additionally, of the 2595 samples, 1800 were tested for Salmonella species (Salmonella spp.) and E. coli O157. Salmonella spp., E. coli O157 and generic E. coli were not found in any of the samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 25, 2021
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Food safety, Frozen fruits, Frozen vegetables, Ready-to-eat, Food microbiology, Targeted survey, Retail, Prevalence
Federal

​A targeted survey analyzed 2947 samples of fresh whole stone fruits for the presence of Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157:H7, Salmonella species (spp. ), Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) and generic E. coli. Additionally, of the 2947 samples, 1001 were tested for Shigella. No Salmonella spp., E. coli O157:H7 and Shigella were found in any of the samples tested.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 2, 2021
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Food Safety, Stone fruits, Food microbiology, Targeted survey, Retail, Prevalence, Canada, Pathogen
Federal

​​A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in raw milk cheese analyzed 2,009 samples for Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157. Of the 2,009 samples, 1,723 samples were tested for generic E. coli, Salmonella species (spp. ), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes). No Salmonella spp., E. coli O157 or generic E. coli were found in any of the samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 16, 2020
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Escherichia coli O157, Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Raw milk cheese, Pathogen
Federal

​​A targeted survey analyzed 58 samples of flavoured butter for the bacterial pathogens Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes), Salmonella species (spp.), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and generic Escherichia coli (E. coli). All samples tested were free of bacterial pathogens.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 16, 2020
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Flavoured butter, Pathogen, Bacteria
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in pre-prepared, refrigerated baked desserts analyzed 2,975 samples for generic Escherichia coli (E. coli), Bacillus cereus (B. cereus), Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus), Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) and Salmonella species (spp.). No C. perfringens and Salmonella spp. were found in any of the samples. Elevated levels of B. cereus were found in 3 samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Clostridium perfringens, Bacillus cereus, Staphylococcus aureus, Listeria monocytogenes, Baked goods
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in a variety of refrigerated, multi-ingredient, ready-to-eat processed foods analyzed 4,851 samples for generic Escherichia coli (E. coli), Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) and Salmonella species (spp.). Additionally, of the 4,851 samples, 3,282 samples were analyzed for Bacillus cereus (B. cereus), Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens) and Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus). No C. perfringens, Salmonella spp. and generic E. coli were found in any of the samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Clostridium perfringens, Bacillus cereus, Staphylococcus aureus, Listeria monocytogenes, Multi-ingredient Ready-to-eat foods
Federal

​Following two O121 Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) outbreaks linked to wheat flour, this study was conducted to gain baseline information on the occurrence of bacterial pathogens and levels of indicator organisms in wheat flour in Canada. A total of 347 pre-packaged wheat flour samples were analyzed for Salmonella species (spp. ), STEC, Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes), aerobic colony count (ACC), total coliforms and generic Escherichia coli (E. coli). Salmonella spp.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Feb. 26, 2021
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Wheat flour, Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC), Prevalence, Aerobic colony count (ACC), Total coliforms, Pathogen, Retail, Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella
Federal

A targeted survey analyzed 2,400 in-shell nut samples, 2,612 shelled nut samples, and 1,142 nut butter samples for bacterial pathogens such as Salmonella, Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157:H7, Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) (nut butters only), and generic E. coli. No E. coli O157:H7, L. monocytogenes or generic E. coli were found in any of the samples. Salmonella was found in five in-shell nut samples. The CFIA conducted appropriate follow-up activities.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Aug. 15, 2018
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli O157, Listeria monocytogenes, Escherichia coli, Nuts, Nut Butters, Pathogen
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in pre-packaged, fresh-cut, ready-to-eat vegetables analyzed 2,675 samples for Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella, Shigella, Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157:H7, and generic E. coli. Salmonella, Shigella, E. coli O157:H7, and generic E. coli were not found in any samples. Six samples were found to contain Listeria monocytogenes. The CFIA conducted appropriate follow-up activities for the Listeria monocytogenes contaminated samples resulting in product recalls and/or the implementation of corrective actions by the processing facilities.

Last Updated: Feb. 21, 2022
Date Published: Aug. 15, 2018
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella, Escherichia coli O157, Shigella, Escherichia coli, Pre-Packaged Fresh-cut Vegetables, Pathogen
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in soy products analyzed 3,157 samples for Salmonella, Listeria monocytogenes, Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus), and generic Escherichia coli (E. coli). No Salmonella or Listeria monocytogenes were found in any of the samples. Levels of S. aureus were found to be low in all samples. These are considered to have been produced under sanitary conditions and safe for consumption.

Last Updated: Feb. 21, 2022
Date Published: Aug. 15, 2018
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Staphylococcus aureus, Listeria monocytogenes, Escherichia coli, Soy, Pathogen, Bacteria
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