Bill Marler updates his many blogs each day about the latest foodborne illness outbreak and travels the world delivering speeches, imploring the food industry to improve its safety measures. All this while working the phones to get money for the victims. Full story
The mother of a 10-year-old girl critically sickened by an outbreak of a rare strain of E. coli bacteria welcomed the news this week that the government will soon start screening for that bug and five other new pathogens in the nation’s beef supply Full story
At one of Hamburg's largest clinics they've been fighting a rare and toxic strand of E. coli that's attacked young, healthy students for three weeks. NBC's Michelle Kosinski reports.
NBC’s Michelle Kosinksi reports on the recent spread of E. coli that’s causing kidney failure, paralysis and seizures in many normally healthy people throughout Europe.
As Europe scrambles to deal with an E.coli strain never before seen in humans, American health officials are taking steps to prevent it from spreading to the U.S. NBC's Michelle Kosinski reports.
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Alberta Premier Alison Redford arrives to discuss the E. coli outbreak with cattle ranchers at the Bell L ranch near Airdrie, Alberta, September 30, 2012. REUTERS/Todd Korol
E. coli engineered to glow certain colors when excited by the right light can convey a top-secret message.