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UF Emerging Pathogens Institute

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Jamie DeMent
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September 4, 2016 (Investigation Update) Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg Infections Linked to Good Earth Egg Company Shell Eggs

August 5, 2016 (Initial Announcement) Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Reading and Salmonella Abony Infections Linked to Alfalfa Sprouts

May 19, 2016 (Investigation Update) Four Multistate Outbreaks of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Small Turtles

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