Genetic sleuthing bolsters food poisoning searches

ATLANTA (AP) Disease hunters are using genetic sequencing in their investigation of the ongoing food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, a technique that is revolutionizing the detection of germs in food.

Source: Genetic sleuthing bolsters food poisoning searches

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