Microorganisms inevitably inhabit our food as they do every other corner of the Earth. Many exist there harmlessly, and some can even be beneficial. However, there are also a subsection that can make us ill or even kill. Consequently, food microbiology has become a worldwide public health concern.
This infographic focuses on the harmful microorganisms that contaminate and spoil our food.
Download this infographic to learn:
- Pathogens commonly found in food
- Routes of contamination
- Techniques being developed to combat foodborne infections