Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

Published by: Kowsar

Prevalence of Salmonella spp. in Packed and Unpacked Red Meat and Chicken in South of Tehran

Mohammad Mehdi Soltan Dallal 1 , 2 , * , Mohammad kazem Sharifi Yazdi 3 , 4 , Nima Mirzaei 5 and Enayat Kalantar 1 , 6
Authors Information
1 Food Microbiology Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Division of Microbiology, Department of Pathobiology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Zoonosis Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, School of Paramedicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Microbiology, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: April 01, 2014, 7 (4); e9254
  • Published Online: April 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 26, 2012
  • Revised: May 5, 2013
  • Accepted: June 25, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.9254

To Cite: Soltan Dallal M M, Sharifi Yazdi M K, Mirzaei N, Kalantar E. Prevalence of Salmonella spp. in Packed and Unpacked Red Meat and Chicken in South of Tehran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(4):e9254. doi: 10.5812/jjm.9254.

Copyright © 2014, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
  • 1. Egli T, Koster W, Meile L. Pathogenic microbes in water and food: changes and challenges. FEMS Microbiol Rev. 2002; 26(2): 111-2[PubMed]
  • 2. Todd EC. Epidemiology of foodborne diseases: a worldwide review. World Health Stat Q. 1997; 50(1-2): 30-50[PubMed]
  • 3. Tacket CO, Narain JP, Sattin R, Lofgren JP, Konigsberg C, Jr., Rendtorff RC, et al. A multistate outbreak of infections caused by Yersinia enterocolitica transmitted by pasteurized milk. JAMA. 1984; 251(4): 483-6[PubMed]
  • 4. McLauchlin J, Hall SM, Velani SK, Gilbert RJ. Human listeriosis and pate: a possible association. BMJ. 1991; 303(6805): 773-5[PubMed]
  • 5. Tauxe RV. Emerging foodborne diseases: an evolving public health challenge. Emerg Infect Dis. 1997; 3(4): 425-34[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Petersen KE, James WO. Agents, vehicles, and causal inference in bacterial foodborne disease outbreaks: 82 reports (1986-1995). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1998; 212(12): 1874-81[PubMed]
  • 7. Ono K, Yamamoto K. Contamination of meat with Campylobacter jejuni in Saitama, Japan. Int J Food Microbiol. 1999; 47(3): 211-9[PubMed]
  • 8. Jorgensen F, Bailey R, Williams S, Henderson P, Wareing DR, Bolton FJ, et al. Prevalence and numbers of Salmonella and Campylobacter spp. on raw, whole chickens in relation to sampling methods. Int J Food Microbiol. 2002; 76(1-2): 151-64[PubMed]
  • 9. Pui CF, Wong WC, Chai LC, Tunung R, Jeyaletchumi P, Hidayah N, et al. Salmonella: A foodborne pathogen. Int Food Res J. 2011; 18(2)
  • 10. Zaidi MB, Calva JJ, Estrada-Garcia MT, Leon V, Vazquez G, Figueroa G, et al. Integrated food chain surveillance system for Salmonella spp. in Mexico. Emerg Infect Dis. 2008; 14(3): 429-35[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Meldrum RJ, Wilson IG. Salmonella and Campylobacter in United Kingdom retail raw chicken in 2005. J Food Prot. 2007; 70(8): 1937-9[PubMed]
  • 12. L. Plym F, Wierup M. Salmonella contamination: a significant challenge to the global marketing of animal food products. Rev Sci Tech. 2006; 25(2): 541-54[PubMed]
  • 13. Preliminary FoodNet data on the incidence of infection with pathogens transmitted commonly through food--10 States, United States, 2005. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2006; 55(14): 392-5[PubMed]
  • 14. Dalton CB, Gregory J, Kirk MD, Stafford RJ, Givney R, Kraa E, et al. Foodborne disease outbreaks in Australia, 1995 to 2000. Commun Dis Intell Q Rep. 2004; 28(2): 211-24[PubMed]
  • 15. Braden CR. Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis and eggs: a national epidemic in the United States. Clin Infect Dis. 2006; 43(4): 512-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Knudsen GM, Sommer HM, Sorensen ND, Olsen JE, Aabo S. Survival of Salmonella on cuts of beef carcasses subjected to dry aging. J Appl Microbiol. 2011; 111(4): 848-54[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Fey PD, Safranek TJ, Rupp ME, Dunne EF, Ribot E, Iwen PC, et al. Ceftriaxone-resistant salmonella infection acquired by a child from cattle. N Engl J Med. 2000; 342(17): 1242-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 18. Soltan Dallal MM, Taremi M, Gachkar L, Modarressi S, Sanaei M, Bakhtiari R, et al. Characterization of antibiotic resistant patterns of Salmonella serotypes isolated from beef and chicken samples in Tehran. Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2009; 2(4): 124-131
  • 19. Chiu LH, Chiu CH, Horn YM, Chiou CS, Lee CY, Yeh CM, et al. Characterization of 13 multi-drug resistant Salmonella serovars from different broiler chickens associated with those of human isolates. BMC Microbiol. 2010; 10: 86[DOI][PubMed]
  • 20. 1998;
  • 21. Kauffmann F. On the classification and nomenclature of the genus Salmonella. Acta Pathol Microbiol Scand B Microbiol Immunol. 1971; 79(3): 421-2[PubMed]
  • 22. Shipp CR, Rowe B. A mechanised microtechnique for salmonella serotyping. J Clin Pathol. 1980; 33(6): 595
  • 23. Bean NH, Goulding JS, Lao C, Angulo FJ. Surveillance for foodborne-disease outbreaks--United States, 1988-1992. MMWR CDC Surveill Summ. 1996; 45(5): 1-66
  • 24. Molla B, Alemayehu D, Salah W. Sources and distribution of Salmonella serotypes isolated from food animals, slaughterhouse personnel and retail meat products in Ethiopia: 1997-2002. Ethiop J Health Dev. 2003; 17(1): 63-70
  • 25. Carraminana JJ, Rota C, Agustin I, Herrera A. High prevalence of multiple resistance to antibiotics in Salmonella serovars isolated from a poultry slaughterhouse in Spain. Vet Microbiol. 2004; 104(1-2): 133-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 26. Mehrabian S, Jaberi E. Isolasion, identification and antimicrobial resistance patterns of Salmonella from meat products in Tehran. Pak J Biol Sci. 2007; 10(1): 122-6[PubMed]
  • 27. Acha PN, Szyfree B. Zoonoses and communicable diseases common to man and animals. 2001;
  • 28. Redmond EC, Griffith CJ. Consumer food handling in the home: a review of food safety studies. J Food Prot. 2003; 66(1): 130-61[PubMed]
  • 29. Kimura AC, Palumbo MS, Meyers H, Abbott S, Rodriguez R, Werner SB. A multi-state outbreak of Salmonella serotype Thompson infection from commercially distributed bread contaminated by an ill food handler. Epidemiol Infect. 2005; 133(5): 823-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 30. Aarestrup FM. Association between the consumption of antimicrobial agents in animal husbandry and the occurrence of resistant bacteria among food animals. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 1999; 12(4): 279-85[PubMed]
  • 31. Ansari U, Saba N, Sammad A, Qazilbash AA. Identification, characterization and antibiotic susceptibility of Salmonella and Shigella species isolated from blood and stool sample of patients in Islamabad. J Pak Med Assoc. 2002; 56(1): 13-6
  • 32. Roy P, Dhillon AS, Lauerman LH, Schaberg DM, Bandli D, Johnson S. Results of salmonella isolation from poultry products, poultry, poultry environment, and other characteristics. Avian Dis. 2002; 46(1): 17-24[PubMed]
  • 33. Nygard K, Lassen J, Vold L, Andersson Y, Fisher I, Lofdahl S, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Thompson infections linked to imported rucola lettuce. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2008; 5(2): 165-73[DOI][PubMed]
  • 34. Nurwantoro VP, Bintoro A. M, Legowo L. D, Ambara A, Prakoso S, Purnomoadi A. Microbiological and physiological properties of beef marinated with garlic juice. J Indonesian Trop Anim Agric. 2001; 36(3): 166-70
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments