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Viruses and Protozoan Parasites in Aquatic Sediments

  1. Mohammad R. Karim1,
  2. Charles P. Gerba2

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env177

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Karim, M. R. and Gerba, C. P. 2003. Viruses and Protozoan Parasites in Aquatic Sediments. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    American Water Works Service Company, Belleville, Illinois

  2. 2

    The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Occurrence of Viruses and Parasites in Aquatic Sediments

  • Detection of Parasites in the Sediment

  • Survival of Viruses in Sediments

  • Survival of Protozoan Parasites in Sediments

Keywords:

  • protozoan parasites;
  • protozoan parasites in sediments;
  • sediments