Title: Sudden Death of a Young Adult Associated with Bacillus cereus Food Poisoning
Authors: Naranjo, Maria ×
Denayer, Sarah
Botteldoorn, Nadine
Delbrassinne, Laurence
Veys, Jean
Waegenaere, Jacques
Sirtaine, Nicolas
Driesen, Ronald
Sipido, Karin
Mahillon, Jacques
Dierick, Katelijne #
Issue Date: Dec-2011
Publisher: American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
Series Title: Journal of Clinical Microbiology vol:49 issue:12 pages:4379-4381
Abstract: A lethal intoxication case, which occurred in Brussels, Belgium, is described. A 20-year-old man died following the ingestion of pasta contaminated with Bacillus cereus. Emetic strains of B. cereus were isolated, and high levels of cereulide (14.8 mu g/g) were found in the spaghetti meal.
ISSN: 0095-1137
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Experimental Cardiology
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