HARBIN, April 10 (Xinhua) -- Local
health authorities Friday said 101 college students fell ill with nausea
and vomiting in a suspected food poisoning case in northeast China's
The students at Harbin University went
to hospital between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, and ten students remained in
hospital in stable conditions. A total of 76 returned to university after
intravenous injections and 15 needed no treatment at all.
Ge Wenjun, president of the
university, said most of the sick students had dinner at the No. 2 canteen
Thursday, but some also ate outside the campus.
The Harbin Center for Disease Control
and Prevention has taken samples of the canteen food for investigation.