Hunt for source of outbreak in USA

The source of a salmonella outbreak that has spread across 23 states remains unknown while genetic links have been identified in Salmonella Newport infections reported within the same timeframe in five Canadian provinces. Cases first started emerging in late June and have risen to 59 in Canada and 212 in the US. No deaths have been recorded to date. The CDC advises that no ‘specific food item, grocery store, or restaurant chain’ has yet been identified in the search for a source which is being carried out in collaboration with Canadian health agencies. Read More 

Affected Regions

North America

Affected Countries