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Simultaneous detection of Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium parvum (oo)cysts in soil using immunomagnetic separation and direct fluorescent antibody staining
Reference: Journal of Microbiological Methods (2013) 94(3): 375-377

An improved approach for simultaneous detection of Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia (oo)cysts in soil is described. Recoveries>70% were obtained for concentrations>55 and 21 (oo)cysts g(-1) for C. parvum and G. lamblia, respectively. The limits of detection were determined to be<5 (oo)cysts g(-1) soil.

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Orlofsky E., Gillor O., Melli A., Miller W. A., Wuertz S., Bernstein N. and Shapiro K.

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Orlofsky E., Gillor O., Melli A., Miller W.A., Wuertz S., Bernstein N., Shapiro K.