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Vero- and shigatoxin-producing Escherichia coli in finished doughs.

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Main focus Microbiology



Final Report of Priority Action A-807-21

The aim of the focus action was to carry out a check of ready-made doughs (e.g. cookie, gingerbread or vanilla wafer doughs, as well as other ready-made doughs) for shiga/verotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC/STEC). These fecal germs can cause severe gastrointestinal and kidney diseases. 48 samples from all over Austria were examined:

  • Two samples were found to be harmful to health.
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Main focus Microbiology



Last updated: 18.07.2022

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