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Anti-Listerial Potential of Frankfurter Casings

Investigators
Luchansky, John
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2002
End date
2004
Objective
This research study, known as 'Antilisterial potential of frankfurter casings', is designed to assess the efficacy of a biopreservative applied to frankfurters via casings for control of Listeria monocytogenes.

Obtain frankfurters from a commercial producer that are prepared in casings containing a biopreservative, monitor the viability of Listeria monocytogenes, within vacuum-sealed packages of said frankfurters during a refrigerated storage.

Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project number
1935-42000-037-06T
Accession number
406485
Categories
Listeria
Bacterial Pathogens
Commodities
Meat, Poultry, Game