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- McGee, P.; Bolton, D.J.; Sheridan, J.J.; Earley, B.; Kelly, G.; Leonard, N.
- Journal of applied microbiology 2002 v.93 no.4 pp. 706-713
- public water supply, etc ; Escherichia coli O157; anti-infective properties; bacteria; cattle; farms; feces; herds; laboratories; screening; temperature; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... Aims: The study aimed to investigate the survival characteristics of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in farm water (FW), and in sterile distilled municipal water (SDW), stored outdoors under field conditions, with or without the addition of faeces (1% w/v), in a farmyard shed and the laboratory at 15 degrees C. Methods and Results: Water samples were inoculated with E. coli O157:H7 at 10(3) and 10(6) ml( ...