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- Nolan, Matthew J.; Jex, Aaron R.; Koehler, Anson V.; Haydon, Shane R.; Stevens, Melita A.; Gasser, Robin B.
- Water research 2013 v.47 pp. 1726-1740
- Cryptosporidium parvum, etc ; Cryptosporidium hominis; Giardia lamblia; databases; feces; genes; genotype; glycoproteins; humans; loci; nucleotide sequences; phylogeny; polymerase chain reaction; ribosomal RNA; single-stranded conformational polymorphism; triose-phosphate isomerase; water reservoirs; watersheds; Australia; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... There has been no large-scale systematic molecular epidemiological investigation of the waterborne protozoans, Cryptosporidium or Giardia, in southeastern Australia. Here, we explored, for the first time, the genetic composition of these genera in faecal samples from animals in nine Melbourne Water reservoir areas, collected over a period of two-years. We employed PCR-based single-strand conformat ...