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E. coli
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a species of bacterium normally present in intestinal tract of humans and other animals; can be a threat to food safety
  • They have a really elegant delivery system — they embed a virus inside a carrier bacterium, E. coli splice, doesn't get digested, bursts in the pylorus, and bingo!
    p. 211.5

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