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Health alert in France due to Galician mussels

SPAIN
Friday, August 22, 2014, 23:50 (GMT + 9)

More than 60 people were poisoned in France after consuming mussels native to Galicia, forcing local authorities to issue a health alert. While the Secretariat of Marine Affairs of Xunta de Galicia confirmed the cases that took place in French territory, it did not specify the exact origin of the molluscs. What is confirmed is that the bivalve came from different parts of the Galician coast, reports the newspaper La Voz de Galicia. Consumers apparently had diarrhea after eating Spanish mussels affected by lipophilic biotoxins, including diarrheal toxin (DSP). On Tuesday, the French government released the health alert through the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF), which has a computer network used by the authorities of the European Union (EU) to control food and exchange data on the measures taken following the detection of a risk. France also contacted the... FULL STORY

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