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(A presentation to grow awareness among the general public )
May 7, 2011
Escherichia coli O157:H7 infections can spread through
Undercooked and raw hamburgers
(Now juice pasteurization is a recent important step forward that prevents E. coli O157:H7infections and many other diseases).
and not expensive.
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