Survey of Listeria monocytogenes and other Listeria sp. contamination in different common ready-to-eat food products in Jordan.

@article{Awaisheh2009SurveyOL,
  title={Survey of Listeria monocytogenes and other Listeria sp. contamination in different common ready-to-eat food products in Jordan.},
  author={Saddam S. Awaisheh},
  journal={Pakistan journal of biological sciences : PJBS},
  year={2009},
  volume={12 23},
  pages={
          1491-7
        }
}
Incidence and contamination levels of different Listeria monocytogenes serovars and different Listeria sp. in 360 samples of common ready-to-eat food products in Jordan were investigated. The presence of L. monocytogenes was determined using EN ISO protocol and confirmed using PCR technique. Five Listeria sp.: L. monocytogenes, L. innocua, L. ivanovvi, L. welshimeri and L. seeligeri were isolated. L. monocytogenes was isolated from 19 samples (5.3%), from 6 RTE dairy samples; 6 RTE vegetables… CONTINUE READING