The German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) has organized two events dealing with microbial risks and antimicrobial resistance this month.

The first symposium presented the latest research on food-associated viruses and the other focused
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Officials are advising that mare’s milk should be heat treated to kill Brucella, despite the low risk of brucellosis in Germany.

The joint opinion from Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) and Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI) assessed
Continue Reading Brucella in raw mare’s milk rare in Germany, but heat treatment still advised