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Garlic Can Kill Contaminants Found In Baby Formula, University of British Columbia Study


11/26/2013 7:40:15 AM

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A new study from the University of British Columbia reveals that although eating garlic might make your breath a bit unpleasant, it may be a good choice for your baby. The research team found two compounds – diallyl sulfide and ajoene – derived from garlic that significantly reduce the contamination risk of Cronobacter sakazakii in the production of dry infant formula powder. The results of this study were published in a recent issue of Applied and Environmental Microbiology.

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