Shiga Toxin


Survey Frequency

Simulated stool for the detection of Shiga Toxin-producing organisms by any available method.

Samples per survey: 2

Sample volume: 1mL

3 surveys per year

Ships: April, August

Analytes/Parameters Monitored

Escherichia coli O157:H7, non-O157:H7 Shiga-toxin producing E. coli

Samples ship as category A Infectious substances affecting humans (UN2814).