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- Kong, Cen, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Chemosphere 2019 v.224 pp. 827-832
- antibiotic resistance; antibiotic resistance genes; bacteria; disinfection; irradiation; photoreactivation; risk; ultraviolet radiation
- ... Antibiotic resistant bacteria (ARB) and antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) are the emerging contaminants leading to a serious worldwide health problem. Although disinfection like ultraviolet (UV) irradiation could remove part of ARB and ARGs, there still are residual ARB and ARGs in the effluent of wastewater treatment plants.Conjugative transfer is main concern of the risk of ARGs and little is k ...