USA Florida Whole Foods stores after the Florida Department of Agriculture identified Listeria in one sample. And on November 9, 2012, Spence & Co, based in Brockton Massachusetts, recalled 1,563 packs of New York style Nova Lox after Listeria was discovered during routine product testing.
The pathogenic Listeria can generally be killed by thorough cooking and proper food preparation, but smoked salmon is often eaten raw, creating greater risk of transmitting the infective bacteria to consumers.
Survey results issued in September by Hutchison Scientific, the School of Natural and Computer Sciences,
Source: Food Quality News