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Controlling Listeria monocytogenes in fresh cheeses with high voltage atmospheric cold plasma (HVACP) treatment--Phase II

Investigators
Mellata, Melha; Keener, Kevin
Institutions
Iowa State University
Start date
2019
End date
2020
Objective
(1) Evaluate direct HVACP treatment at 80 kV and 100 kV for 0, 1, 2 and 3 minutes (2) Evaluate the effect of high voltage atmospheric cold plasma (HVACP) treatments on Listeria monocytogenes on queso fresco cheese with 28 days of storage. (3) Examine the effect of HVACP treatments on quality of queso fresco cheese. (4) Examine the effect of HVACP treatments on toxicity of queso fresco cheese.
Project source
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Categories
Listeria
Bacterial Pathogens
Natural Toxins
Commodities
Dairy