Listeria stained green. Picture copyright: Monika Dzieciol / Vetmeduni Vienna

Listeria showing disinfectant resistance

By Joseph James Whitworth

Listeria is developing resistance to some compounds in disinfectants frequently used to kill it in dairies and food processing plants, according to research.

Cow completed

Cow completed

By Sean Roach

It was announced yesterday that scientists have successfully mapped
the most extensive cow genetic sequence - bringing and end to a
three year project that is promising to revolutionize the beef and
dairy industry.