and other microorganisms in powdered infant formula [cited 2014 Jun 13].
To the Editor: Enterobacter sakazakii
, a gram-negative rod-shaped bacterium, is an emerging foodborne pathogen that can cause meningitis, sepsis, or necrotizing enterocolitis in newborns, particularly affecting premature or other immunocompromised infants.
mailfilePowdered baby milkTHE World Health Organisation recommends these steps to minimise the risk of enterobacter sakazakii
is a pathogen that causes meningitis, sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis.
This ISO method, which incorporates the use of buffered peptone water (CMl049), modified Lauryl Sulphate Tryptose Broth (CM1133 and SR0247) and Enterobacter sakazakii
Isolation Agar (CM1134), allows the presumptive identification of Cronobacter spp.
In 2005, following the discovery of a potentially harmful bacterium, Enterobacter sakazakii
, in infant formula, the European Community introduced Regulation (EC) 2073/200 to govern the microbiological criteria for foodstuffs.
continues to be implicated in neonatal infections such as meningitis and necrotizing enterocolitis.
New topics and sections address biosensors, bio-control, bottled water, Enterobacter sakazakii
, food sanitizers, milk, probiotics, proteobacteria, quorum sensing, and sigma factors.
New to this edition are chapters discussing Enterobacter sakazakii
, prions, genomics and poteomics, molecular source tracking/molecular subtyping, nuts and cereals, and biodefense.
ANTAGONISTIC EFFECT OF YOGURT LACTIC ACID BACTERIA AGAINST ENTEROBACTER SAKAZAKII
THROUGH A SIMULATED GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM
coli O157:H7, Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella, Listeria genus, Enterobacter sakazakii
, Campylobacter jejuni/coli and yeast and mold.
Cronobacter is a genus within the family Enterobacteriaceae and was previously known as Enterobacter sakazakii