Advances in Environmental Research, Volume 13 by Justin A. Daniels

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2007). For this reason, it has been proposed that large amounts of water need to be collected in order to detect them. , 2007). , 2007). , 2007). , 2007). Under these conditions they can easily reach aquifers. , 2007). Enteroviruses are a group of viruses including the polioviruses, coxsackieviruses, echoviruses, and others (CDC, 2007c). In addition to the three different polioviruses, there are 62 non-polio enteroviruses that can cause disease in humans: 23 Coxsackie A viruses, 6 Coxsackie B viruses, 28 echoviruses, and 5 other enteroviruses (CDC, 2007c).

2007). Waterborne parasites produce transmission stages which are highly resistant to external environmental conditions, and to many physical and chemical disinfection methods routinely used as bacteriocides in drinking water plants, swimming pools or irrigation systems (Gajadhar and Allen, 2004). Resistant stages include cysts of amoebae, Balantidium, and Giardia, spores of Blastocystis and microsporidia, oocysts of Toxoplasma gondii, Isospora, Cyclospora and Cryptosporidium and eggs of nematodes, trematodes, and cestode(Gajadhar and Allen, 2004).

Despite more than a century of investigation, much remains to be discovered about how pathogenic strains of V. cholerae interact with the human host and how the biology of disseminating stool V. , 2007). The V. cholerae species encompasses more than 200 serogroups (Blokesch and Schoolnik, 2007). Cholera is an ancient secretory diarrheal disease caused by the O1 and O139 serogroups of V. , 2007). Despite the dramatic reduction of mortality rates due to the development of oral rehydration solution, the emergence of multiple drug-resistant V.

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