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- Surman,; Lee,; Rowe,; Nichols,
- Journal of applied microbiology 1998 v.84 no.S1 pp. 150S
- enteroinvasive Escherichia coli, etc ; bacteria; buildings; business enterprises; carbon; cell lines; cytotoxicity; digestive system diseases; drinking water; enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli; enteropathogenic Escherichia coli; enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli; gastrointestinal system; geographical variation; hemolysins; heterotrophs; human health; plate count; signs and symptoms (animals and humans); surface water; toxins; virulence; water supply; United Kingdom; Show all 24 Subjects
- ... Heterotrophic plate count (HPC) bacteria are ubiquitous in both man‐made and natural water systems and consist of several bacterial species which rely on carbon molecules, generally pre‐formed by other organisms, as a nutrient source. Previous studies have suggested that heterotrophs may be significant to human health if present in drinking water supplies and may be responsible for incidences of g ...