10 Jul '11, 12am

E. Coli Outbreaks Possible For 3 More Years in Europe | Care2 Causes

E. Coli Outbreaks Possible For 3 More Years in Europe | Care2 Causes

49 people in Europe — 48 in Germany, 1 in Sweden — have died in the deadly outbreak of highly toxic E. Coli – STEC O104:H4 that began at the end of May more than 3,500 taken ill. A 78-year-old Frenchwoman in Bordeaux who died this month from a kidney disease caused by E. coli was not linked to the highly deadly strain, though, say French health officials. German health officials at first blamed Spanish cucumbers before tracing the bacteria to bean sprouts grown on an organic farm in Bienenbüttel, southeast of Hamburg, where the outbreak has been centered. Then, late last month, a smaller E. Coli outbreak occurred in the Bordeaux region of France. European health officials have now said that fenugreek seeds imported from one Egyptian company in 2009 are the cause, says the BBC . Subsequently, the European Union banned the import of fenugreek seeds “for sprouting” from Egypt...

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