Skip to main content

Open Access Detection and Occurrence of Indicator Organisms and Pathogens

Download Article:
 Download
(PDF 195.2 kb)
 

Abstract:

This review summarizes key studies published in 2011 related to the detection and occurrence of fecal indicators and pathogens. The first section is a summary of the key findings and developments in detection methods for fecal indicators using polymerase chain reaction (PCR), microarrays, label-free detection methods, isothermal amplification methods, immunoassays, microfluidics, and also advances in sample processing. The second section focuses on key studies in microbial source tracking (MST) and includes genotypic and phenotypic methods. The third section deals with studies on the occurrence, persistence and transport of conventional and alternative indicators.

Keywords: FECAL INDICATOR BACTERIA (FIB); LOOP-MEDIATED ISOTHERMAL AMPLIFICATION (LAMP); MICROBIAL SOURCE TRACKING (MST); MICROFLUIDICS; PCR; WATERSHED

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.2175/106143012X13407275694608

Publication date: October 1, 2012

More about this publication?
  • Water Environment Research® (WER®) publishes peer-reviewed research papers, research notes, state-of-the-art and critical reviews on original, fundamental and applied research in all scientific and technical areas related to water quality, pollution control, and management. An annual Literature Review provides a review of published books and articles on water quality topics from the previous year.

    Published as: Sewage Works Journal, 1928 - 1949; Sewage and Industrial Wastes, 1950 - 1959; Journal Water Pollution Control Federation, 1959 - Oct 1989; Research Journal Water Pollution Control Federation, Nov 1989 - 1991; Water Environment Research, 1992 - present.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Submit a Paper
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Membership Information
  • Information for Advertisers
  • WEF Bookstore
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
wef/wer/2012/00000084/00000010/art00002
dcterms_title,dcterms_description,pub_keyword
6
5
20
40
5

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more