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  1. Anwar Huq,
  2. Erin Lipp,
  3. Rita Colwell

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env144

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Huq, A., Lipp, E. and Colwell, R. 2003. Cholera. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003


  • History of Cholera

  • The Pathogen, V. cholerae

  • Genetic Transfer in the Environment and Emergence of Toxigenic Strains

  • Environmental and Climate Modeling–Based Approaches to Predicting Outbreaks

  • Current Status and Future Directions


  • cholera;
  • pathogens, bacterial;
  • viable but not culturable (VBNC)