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Genetic markers for Cryptosporidium oocysts

Project Number # 4033F

Validation of genetic markers for distinguishing Cryptosporidium oocyst infectivity and genotype

Project Leader:  Michael Webber

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Validation of a number of biomarkers shown to be capable for distinguishing between infectious and non-infectious Cryptosporidium oocysts.  Data generated from this project will help in the eventual development of a rapid and cheap test for use by water utilities.

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