Project Number # 4102-13
Project Leader: Anna Wilson
Cryptosporidium is a pathogen of high priority for the water industry. The current tools for species identification and infectivity assessment are time-consuming; this project will improve methods for identification and infectivity assessment to provide superior turnaround times for results.
Supervisors: Mr Paul Monis and Dr Brendon King [SA Water Corporation]
Project sponsor: SA Water Corporation
Anna received first class honours for her project and has been awarded a Graduate position with SA Water commencing 2014.
Anna also won the AWA Hodgson Award and will compete with other state winners for the national award at OzWater14.