Several methods have been developed to extract and test for total norovirus contamination in foods; however, there are no internationally recognized standard methods to date.
Seafood-borne diseases of microbiological origin can be caused by viable organisms and/or by toxins that they produce.
This article will present information on FDA's seafood safety program and describe a new project to promote good aquaculture practices for aquaculture farms.
An interview with Ken Gall, New York Sea Grant and Smoked Seafood Working Group, discloses advancements in Listeria control for seafood producers.
Legitimate public health concerns exist about the safety of aquacultured foods.
Speculation on how the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will affect domestic fish producers and importers is offered.