2012 E. coli Outbreak Linked to Raw Clover Sprouts at Jimmy John’s Restaurants – Epi Curve

Multistate Outbreak of Shiga Toxin-producing Escherichia coli O26 Infections Linked to Raw Clover Sprouts at Jimmy John's Restaurants (Final Update)

Posted April 3, 2012 4:45 PM ET

This particular outbreak appears to be over. However, E. coli is still an important cause of human illness in the United States. More information about E. coli, and steps people can take to reduce their risk of infection, can be found on the CDC E. coli Web Page.

The outbreak can be visually described with a chart showing the number of people who became ill each day. Please see the E. coli Outbreak Investigations:Timeline for Reporting Cases for more details.

Final Epi Curve

Persons infected with the outbreak strain of STEC O26, by known or estimated onset date*

Onset data not currently available for all persons with reported illness.

*n=29 for whom information was reported as of April 3, 2012.

Previous Epi Curves