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A June 10, 2011 report on Deutsche Welle states “bean sprouts are the likely source of an E. coli outbreak in Germany that has killed 31 people and made nearly 3,000 ill since May .” This information was attributed to Reinhard Burger, president of Germany’s federal infectious disease laboratory, the Robert Koch Institute (RKI).
One death and a handful of illnesses have been reported.
The study examines interventions that limit the survival, growth or transmission of the disease-causing bacteria.
One person in Minnesota died, while another was hospitalized.
New strategies and a cooperative approach have paid off.