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New Zealand strengthens tahini controls after outbreak

10 days ago   |   By Food Safety News

Authorities in New Zealand have tightened the import rules around tahini and halva from Syria following a recall and outbreak.
An outbreak of Salmonella Kintambo earlier this year involved three patients who had consumed sesame-based products from Syria. Two people were hospitalized. Sequencing of clinical isolates showed cases were closely genetically related and had the same sequence type as in an ongoing European outbreak linked to the same type of products.
In July, Middle East recalled specific batches of Algota brand Sesame Tahini because of the possible presence of Salmonella.
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Three dead in Austrian Listeria outbreak

10 days ago   |   By Food Safety News

Austrian authorities are investigating a multi-year Listeria outbreak linked to three deaths.
Käserei Gloggnitz has recalled a number of products in relation to the incident.
Cluster analyses by the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety found eight infections have occurred since 2020 due to an identical Listeria strain. Three people died between 2020 and 2022.
AGES would not give any demographic details of those sick or a breakdown of cases per year but said the investigations were ongoing, with samples currently being whole genome sequenced, and results were expected by the middle of...
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