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- de Souza, Milena Sato, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of microbiological methods 2019 v.156 pp. 77-80
- Cryptosporidium parvum; Cryspovirus; Protozoa; RNA; capsid; fluorescent antibody technique; genes; human diseases; oocysts; reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction
- ... Sensitive detection of Cryptosporidium oocysts is important because the protozoan can cause clinical infection in humans at extremely low numbers. In the present study, 1.5 × 102, 1.0 × 103, or 1.0 × 104C. parvum oocysts were spiked into 10 l of source or finished water in triplicate followed by recovery using Envirochek HV sampling capsules. One subsample of the recovered oocysts was analyzed by ...