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666 now sickened with Salmonella Typhimurium Tainted Peannut Butter in 45 States – Texas finds Salmonella in Plant

Finally got wireless access at the GMA Food Claims and Litigation Conference.

Peanut Update – Texas health officials confirmed this morning that Salmonella Typhimurium has been found in peanut meal at a Texas plant owned by Peanut Corporation of America (PCA).  This plant’s product had been linked to several illnesses in Colorado.  PCA’s Georgia plant appears to be linked to the remaining ill.

Also this morning the CDC increased the numbers ill to 666 in now 45 States (5 more to go) with nine deaths.

The recall of product world-wide continues with over 2,500 products now on the FDA’s list.