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German health authorities have claimed today that almost safely soybean sprouts from a small farm of Bienenbuttel (Lower Saxony) are responsible for lethal infection of e. coli that has caused 29 deaths in Germany (one plus in Sweden) and infected nearly 3,000 people. This two spokespersons of the Robert Koch Institute and the Federal Institute for risk assessment have been announced at a joint press in Berlin. They are the bean sprouts, said Reinhard Burger, the Robert Koch Institute. People who consumed these products were nine times more likely to suffer a bloody diarrhea one of the main symptoms of the infection than those who did not, she added. The two spokesmen have also announced that has risen in the country the alert against the consumption of raw tomatoes, lettuce, and cucumbers decreed by the epidemic. Source of the news:: infection of e. coli comes from a planting soybeans German