Listeria check in lab

WGS in aid to identify source of recent Listeria outbreak

Tuesday 22 Apr 14


Marc Allard
Research Microbiologist

Food and Drug Administration Office of Regulatory Science Division of Microbiology

Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) is listed as a contributing factor to making a link between food and clinical Listeria monocytogenes isolates during a recent multistate outbreak in USA.
14 AUGUST 2020