Harmful Bacteria Found in Crab Meat

Listeria monocytogenes

Posted by Daniel McEntee- The Oregon based  seafood company, Hallmark, is taking supposedly harmful crabmeat off the market. After testing, officials found that the meat had a dangerous bacteria called Listeria monocytogenes. According to scientists,  this organism can be fatal for old people and young children. Before the discovery of this bacteria, the crab was distributed across three different states. Picture from www.listeriablog.com.

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