Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Infectious Diseases / 2011 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Listeria spp. in Street-Vended Ready-to-Eat Foods

Table 2

TVCs in relation to levels of contamination by L. monocytogens.

Levels of the total viable counts/gm<104>104-105>105-106>106

Total examined samples (576 food samples).120192144120
Total samples containing L. monocytogens (78 food samples)6192429
Samples containing levels < 103 CFU/g L. monocytogens (40 food samples).3101215
Samples containing levels ≥ 103 CFU/g L. monocytogens (38 food samples).391214

*TVC: Total Viable Count.

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