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Listeriosis, a serious infection caused by eating food contaminated with the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes, has recently been recognized as an important public health problem in the United States. The disease affects primarily persons of advanced age, pregnant women, newborns, and adults with weakened immune systems. However, persons without these risk factors can also rarely be affected. The risk may be reduced by following a few simple recommendations.
FDA approves Cimzia (certolizumab pegol) for active psoriatic arthritis

FDA approves Cimzia (certolizumab pegol) for active psoriatic arthritis

FDA seeks injunction in court against New York City Fish

FDA seeks injunction in court against New York City Fish

New, inexpensive nano-biosensor can detect Listeria monocytogenes in food

New, inexpensive nano-biosensor can detect Listeria monocytogenes in food

UCB seeks FDA and EMA marketing authorization for Cimzia to treat active psoriatic arthritis

UCB seeks FDA and EMA marketing authorization for Cimzia to treat active psoriatic arthritis

Carob extract could fight the microbe responsible for listeriosis

Carob extract could fight the microbe responsible for listeriosis

Carob extracts may combat listeriosis

Carob extracts may combat listeriosis

An Achilles heel within cells that bacteria exploit to cause infection

An Achilles heel within cells that bacteria exploit to cause infection

Risk of botulism at California fish processing company

Risk of botulism at California fish processing company

Study finds traces of bacteria listeria in ready-to-eat fish products in Vancouver

Study finds traces of bacteria listeria in ready-to-eat fish products in Vancouver

Contaminated cantaloupes carrying listeria

Contaminated cantaloupes carrying listeria

UCB initiates EXXELERATE study in rheumatoid arthritis

UCB initiates EXXELERATE study in rheumatoid arthritis

UCB to sponsor several key sets of Cimzia data on RA at ACR 2011 meeting

UCB to sponsor several key sets of Cimzia data on RA at ACR 2011 meeting

UCB to present new data on Cimzia at ACG annual scientific meeting

UCB to present new data on Cimzia at ACG annual scientific meeting

FDA warns regarding danger of Listeria germs

FDA warns regarding danger of Listeria germs

Contaminated Cantaloupes carrying listeria leads to one of the worst outbreaks

Contaminated Cantaloupes carrying listeria leads to one of the worst outbreaks

Listeriosis outbreak sparks unofficial cantaloupe recall

Listeriosis outbreak sparks unofficial cantaloupe recall

FDA warns consumers not to drink raw milk from Tucker Adkins Dairy

FDA warns consumers not to drink raw milk from Tucker Adkins Dairy

New positive Cimzia phase IIIb study data on rheumatoid arthritis presented at EULAR meeting

New positive Cimzia phase IIIb study data on rheumatoid arthritis presented at EULAR meeting

Journal of Rheumatology publishes positive results from Cimzia Phase III trial in RA

Journal of Rheumatology publishes positive results from Cimzia Phase III trial in RA

UCB presents P3, P4 clinical trial data for Crohn's disease at ACG Scientific Meeting

UCB presents P3, P4 clinical trial data for Crohn's disease at ACG Scientific Meeting