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    • Application of modified atmosphere packaging as a safety approach to fresh-cut fruits and vegetables 

      Sousa Oliveira, Márcia Patrícia de; Abadias i Sero, Mª Isabel; Usall i Rodié, Josep; Torres Sanchis, Rosario; Teixidó i Espasa, Neus; Viñas Almenar, Inmaculada (Elsevier Ltd., 2015)
      This review provides an overview of the effect of modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) on the survival and growth of foodborne pathogens on fresh-cut fruits and vegetables. Substantial technological advances have been made ...
    • Biopreservation of fresh-cut melon using the strain Pseudomonas graminis CPA-7 

      Abadias i Sero, Mª Isabel; Altisent Rosell, Rosa; Usall i Rodié, Josep; Torres Sanchis, Rosario; Sousa Oliveira, Márcia Patrícia de; Viñas Almenar, Inmaculada (Elsevier B.V., 2014)
      The use of biopreservation is a promising technique to ensure microbial safety of fresh-cut produce. The objective of this work was to test the effectiveness of the strain CPA-7 of Pseudomonas graminis against a cocktail ...
    • Biopreservative methods to control the growth of foodborne pathogens on fresh-cut lettuce 

      Sousa Oliveira, Márcia Patrícia de; Abadias i Sero, Mª Isabel; Colás Medà, Pilar; Usall i Rodié, Josep; Viñas Almenar, Inmaculada (Elsevier B.V., 2015)
      Fruits and vegetables can become contaminated by foodborne pathogens such as Escherichia coli O157:H7, Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes, and it has been demonstrated that current industrial sanitizing treatments do ...
    • Effectiveness of a bacteriophage in reducing Listeria monocytogenes on fresh-cut fruits and fruit juices. 

      Sousa Oliveira, Márcia Patrícia de; Viñas Almenar, Inmaculada; Colás Medà, Pilar; Anguera, Marina; Usall i Rodié, Josep; Abadias i Sero, Mª Isabel (Elsevier Ltd., 2014)
      Listeria monocytogenes is a serious foodborne pathogen and new strategies to control it in food are needed. Among them, bacteriophages hold attributes that appear to be attractive. The objective of this study was to ...