Project Number # 1035
Project Leader: Paul Monis
Are you logged in? If you are from a WaterRA member organisation, you can access a wider range of content for this and other projects by registering and logging in, using the panel on the right.
The aim of this project was to identify the appropriate sample processing methods for the DNA-based analysis of selected water matrices, and to evaluate or improve DNA-based detection methods for Cryptosporidium, Anabaena and adenovirus. The output of this project was the standardisation and inter-laboratory comparison of methods for the rapid detection and / or identification of microorganisms that were selected on the basis of their importance to the Australian water industry.