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Conclusive scientific evidence discovered within the PulseNet national database linked the source of a Listeria monocytogenes outbreak to hard-boiled eggs.
PulseNet helps Washington public health solve largest Salmonella outbreak in recent history.external icon
Collaboration between Washington public health and PulseNet was key to recalling 523,000 pounds of pork products.
Read how Ohio and Michigan used PulseNet to discover a restaurant outbreak that led to a recall of 1.8 million pounds of ground beef.
How did PulseNet, PetNET, and Michigan microbiologists link a Salmonella outbreak to an unlikely source?external icon
Microbiologists in Michigan discovered that the PFGE pattern from contaminated dog food matched PFGE patterns from human illnesses in the US and Canada.
Whole genome sequencing (WGS) information used in Virginia to strengthen correlation between Salmonella Enteritidis isolates and support epidemiologists’ investigation.