We also follow Listeria and toxin-producing bugs like E. coli O157:H7—the “raw hamburger” bug.
So now we can go back to worrying about salmonella and E. coli.
Salmonella, E. coli, Mad Cow Hardly a month goes by without news of a meat recall due to bacteria.
E. coli (ē kō'lī)
A bacillus Escherichia coli; a bacillus normally found in the human gastrointestinal tract and existing as numerous strains, some of which are responsible for diarrheal diseases. Other strains have been used experimentally in molecular biology.