TITLE

Cattle slaughter precipitates infection

PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
Nutrition Health Review: The Consumer's Medical Journal;Summer90, Issue 55, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a strain of Escherichia coli, a bacterium commonly found in humans, is linked to two serious diseases in cattle and becomes detectable only when the animal goes to slaughter.
ACCESSION #
9701270890

 

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