Tag Archive: ecoli

New E.coli outbreak in France hits children

LILLE, France (Reuters) – Eight children have been admitted to hospital in northern France after eating beef burgers infected with a strain of E.coli bacteria, health officials said on Thursday, fanning fears of… Continue reading

Germany’s Superbug Weaponized With Black Plague DNA

“On Tuesday [May 31], the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitungreported that [leading German E. coli researcher Helge] Karch had discovered that the O104:H4 bacteria responsible for the current outbreak is a so-called chimera that contains… Continue reading

American E.coli fears as toddler dies and more fall ill

A girl of two who died at the weekend had been infected with E.coli sparking fears of a Germany-style outbreak in America – as the Agriculture Secretary said it could never happen here.… Continue reading