Lise Korsten

Lise Korsten

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Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, University of Pretoria.

A look at what led to worldโ€™s worst listeriosis outbreak in South Africa

South Africa has had the biggest listeriosis outbreak in the world that resulted in more than 180 deaths to date. The Conversation Africaโ€™s health editor Candice Bailey spoke to Prof Lise Korsten about the challenges around food safety in the country. Whatโ€™s challenging about the pathogen that causes