• Danish botulism outbreak traced to homemade savory jelly

    2 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    Homemade savory jelly caused an outbreak of foodborne botulism in Denmark last month, according to the Statens Serum Institut .
    The agency, which is under the Danish Ministry of Health, said nine people became ill after eating dinner at a private party in Sønderborg. Danish authorities previously said a sample from the homemade dish was positive with botulinum toxin type A. The same type was identified in the patients.
    Experts from Fødevarestyrelsen (Danish Veterinary and Food Administration), SSI and DTU Food - The National Food Institute found the outbreak was limited to those who ate...
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