E.coli (STEC) research

Find out about the STEC science programme for Escheveria coli and associated research projects and reports.

STEC science programme

The STEC science programme is intended to identify reservoirs and sources of E. coli, quantify any human health risk, and to identify, implement, and evaluate effective control measures.

Research projects and reports

The following projects and reports for shiga toxin-producing E.coli include attribution, baseline food and environmental surveys, growth and inactivation kinetics, and control measures.

Detection and enumeration of Yersinia enterocolitica from raw pork - Pilot survey

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Diagnostic and public health management practices of foodborne bacterial diseases

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Escherichia coli and STEC: An overview

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Escherichia Coli O157:H7

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Information paper

Microbiological survey of pre-packaged leafy salads available at retail in New Zealand

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Microbiological survey of retail fresh produce of imported domestic conventional and domestic organic origin - Final report September 2009

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Non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC)

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NZ food monitoring programme - Food safety and hydroponically cultivated vegetables - June 1999

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PFGE analysis of meat isolates of E. coli O157:H7 in New Zealand

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PFGE analysis of meat isolates of E. coli O157:H7 in New Zealand (2011)

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Technical paper

PFGE typing of human case and food isolates of E.Coli 0157:H7 in New Zealand

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PFGE typing of meat isolates of E. coli O157:H7 in New Zealand - Final report

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Pilot microbiological survey of processed animal feeds

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Technical paper

Revalidation of screen test kits for E. coli O157:H7 - Follow-up evaluation

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Revalidation of screen test kits for Escherichia coli O157:H7

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