Risk assessment: Outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) in Germany
At the request of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Health and Consumers, a rapid risk assessment has been prepared concerning the outbreak of E Coli in Germany.
Revised risk assessment: Outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) in Germany
An update of the initial rapid risk assessment on the outbreak of E. Coli in Germany, prepared at the request of the European Commission, first published on 27 May 2011.
Shigatoxin/verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC/VTEC) infection - AER 2016 [2014 data]
In 2014, 6 167 cases of STEC/VTEC infections were reported by 29 EU/EEA countries. Of these cases, 6 109 were confirmed cases.
Experiences from the shiga toxin-producing escherichia coli O104:H4 outbreak in Germany and research needs in the field, Berlin, 28-29 November 2011
Stark, K., Bauerfeind, R., Bernard, H., Eckmanns, T., Ethelberg, S., Flieger, A., Giesecke, J., Greiner, M., Karch, H., Krause, G., Mielke, M., O'Brien, S.J., Pulz, M., Scheutz, F., Schielke, A., Stahl, R.A., Takkinen, J., Tarr, P.I., Tauxe, R.V., Werber, D.
Food-borne infections: Study of outbreaks - The key to the source [Lebensmittelbedingte infektionen: Untersuchung von Ausbrüchen - der Schlüssel zur Quelle]
Zoonotic infections in Europe: trends and figures - a summary of the EFSA-ECDC annual report.
Denny, J., Boelaert, F., Borck, B., Heuer, O.E., Ammon, A., Makela, P.
Enteroaggregative, Shiga toxin-producing escherichia coli O104:H4 outbreak: New microbiological findings boost coordinated investigations by European public health laboratories
Struelens, M.J., Palm, D., Takkinen, J.
Integrated data collection on zoonoses in the European Union, from animals to humans, and the analyses of the data
Ammon, A., Makela, P.
Laboratory preparedness for detection and monitoring of Shiga toxin 2-producing Escherichia coli O104:H4 in Europe and response to the 2011 outbreak.
Rosin, P., Niskanen, T., Palm, D., Struelens, M., Takkinen, J., Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli Experts of the European Union Food- Waterborne Diseases Zoonoses Network.