11 Jun '11, 7am

Thailand finds E. coli in European cabbage - Straits Times

Thailand finds E. coli in European cabbage - Straits Times

Thailand said that it had detected E. coli in cabbage imported from Europe and was checking whether it was the lethal strain involved in a killer outbreak in northern Germany. -- PHOTO: REUTERS BANGKOK - THAILAND said on Saturday that it had detected E. coli in cabbage imported from Europe and was checking whether it was the lethal strain involved in a killer outbreak in northern Germany. The country, which had a false alarm about a shipment of European avocados earlier in the week, has urged the public not to panic, noting that there are several types of E. coli. 'We need three to five days to check on the bacteria's strain,' said Sathaporn Wongcharoen, director general of the Medical Science Department of the Public Health Ministry. On Friday Thailand said that E. coli found in avocados a day earlier was not the deadly strain that has swept Europe in recent weeks. German...

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