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Cashew Butter Recall: Next-generation gene sequencing of Listeria- scientists bring a high-tech tool to the fight
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One technique, recently employed by the CDC and FDA to help combat Listeria infection, is whole-genome sequencing. Whole genome sequencing of Listeria bacteria, collected from infected patients and contaminated food, helps epidemiologists track …

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