Pill may prevent serious foodborne illness

Feb 10, 2012
Arun Bhunia, a professor of food science, Mary Anne Amalaradjou, a Purdue postdoctoral researcher, and Ok Kyung Koo, a former Purdue doctoral student, found that the same Listeria protein that allows the bacteria to pass through intestinal cells and into bloodstreams can help block those same paths when added to a probiotic.

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