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What is the connection between microbial spoilage and food?

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Answered 2008-02-07 07:17:33

Hay friendz, As the food is composed of very high nutritional value(including high water content which is main reseaon), it attracts the microbes .These microbes will utilize the nutrients & produce some metabolites which are harmful to human.They cause the food spoilage & toxicity.

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