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Effect of Sulfur Dioxide Fumigation on Survival of Foodborne Pathogens on Table Grapes Under Standard Storage Conditions

Investigators
Carter, John Mark
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2013
End date
2013
Objective
1. Determine the effect of SO2 fumigation on the survival of common foodborne pathogens under in vitro conditions. 2. Determine the best inoculum concentration of bacterial pathogens and their survival on table grapes. 3. Examine the effect of SO2 on the survival of foodborne pathogens on freshly harvested California table grapes.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
5325-42000-046-07T
Accession number
423749
Categories
Bacterial Pathogens
Commodities
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