Moldy yogurt more dangerous than thought

8 Jul, 2014

Ten months after Chobani recalled 5% of their yogurt after hundreds of illness complaints, further research shows the contamination to be more dangerous than initially thought. A tested sample contains a subspecies of the fungus Mucor circinelloides, one that is commonly associated with human infections. Senior research associate with the Duke Department of Molecular Genetics and MicrobiologySoo Chan Lee:

The potential risk would be higher than we might have thought.

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