EFSA explains zoonotic diseases: Food-borne zoonotic diseases

Zoonoses are infections or diseases that can be transmitted directly or indirectly between animals and humans, for instance by consuming contaminated foodstuffs or through contact with infected animals.

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Author
EFSA
ISBN number
978-92-9199-384-0
Catalogue number
TM-32-11-873-EN-C
Published
27 October 2011