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Table 1 Results of Toxoplasma gondii oocyst detection and quantification in the collected vegetables and fruits

From: Detection of Toxoplasma gondii oocysts in fresh vegetables and berry fruits

Sample numberProductWeight (g)OriginCollection dateAgricultural systemProduct presentationDNAaEnzymatic restriction confirmationSequence confirmationMean no. of oocysts/g
1Lettuce3600Aguçadoura (Póvoa do Varzim)12-Jul-2018ConventionalBulkPositiveYesYes1.3
2Carrot924Aguçadoura (Póvoa do Varzim)12-Jul-2018ConventionalBulkNegative
3Parsley266Aguçadoura (Póvoa do Varzim)12-Jul-2018ConventionalBulkNegative
4Lettuce261Aguçadoura (Póvoa do Varzim)10-Aug-2018ConventionalBulkNegative
5Lettuce261Mabegondo-Abegondo (Galiza)13-Aug-2018OrganicBulkPositiveYesYes3.6
6Lettuce600Gondomar (Porto)13-Aug-2018OrganicBulkPositiveYesYes2.8
7Strawberry64São Félix da Marinha (Vila Nova de Gaia)05-Sep-2018OrganicBulkPositiveYesYes8.6
8Watercress792Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)27-Sep-2018ConventionalBulkPositiveYesYes0.6
9Lettuce1246Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)27-Sep-2018ConventionalBulkPositiveYesYes1.1
10Lettuce2031Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)27-Sep-2018ConventionalBulkNegative
11Coriander749Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)27-Sep-2018ConventionalBulkNegative
12Parsley632Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)27-Sep-2018ConventionalBulkNegative
13Watercress900Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)02-Oct-2018ConventionalRTENegative
14Mix salad800Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)02-Oct-2018ConventionalRTENegative
15Coriander450Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)02-Oct-2018ConventionalPackagedPositiveYesYes3.9
16Parsley450Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)02-Oct-2018ConventionalPackagedPositiveYesYes44.5
17Watercress900Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)12-Oct-2018ConventionalRTEPositiveYesYes3.2
18Mixed salad700Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)12-Oct-2018ConventionalRTEPositiveYesYes6.0
19Coriander350Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)12-Oct-2018ConventionalPackagedPositiveYesYes38.3
20Parsley350Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)12-Oct-2018ConventionalPackagedNegative
21Mixed salad400Boavista dos Pinheiros (Odemira)04-Feb-2019ConventionalRTEPositiveYesYes179.9
22Lettuce494Torre de Bera (Coimbra)04-Mar-2019OrganicBulkNegative
23Lettuce1100Torre de Bera (Coimbra)04-Mar-2019OrganicBulkNegative
24Strawberry500Macedo de Cavaleiros (Bragança)27-May-2019ConventionalBulkPositiveYesYes2.5
25Strawberry500Macedo de Cavaleiros (Bragança)27-May-2019ConventionalBulkPositiveYesYes3.1
26Mixed salad800Milagro (Navarra)17-Jun-2019ConventionalRTENegative
27Mixed salad800Milagro (Navarra)17-Jun-2019ConventionalRTENegative
28Arugula500Milagro (Navarra)17-Jun-2019ConventionalRTENegative
29Raspberry500Brejão (Odemira)17-Jun-2019ConventionalPackagedNegative
30Blueberry500Laundos (Póvoa do Varzim)17-Jun-2019ConventionalPackagedNegative
31Lettuce250São Pedro da Cova (Gondomar)18-Jun-2019OrganicBulkNegative
32Lettuce270São Pedro da Cova (Gondomar)18-Jun-2019OrganicBulkPositiveYesYes53.3
33Mixed salad800Milagro (Navarra)15-Jul-2019ConventionalRTENegative
34Blueberry625Santa Leucádia (Baião)15-Jul-2019OrganicPackagedNegative
35Raspberry625Santa Leucádia (Baião)15-Jul-2019ConventionalPackagedNegative
  1. a529-bp REP
  2. Abbreviations: REP: repetitive region; RTE: ready-to-eat