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Virus Survival in Soils

  1. Marylynn V. Yates

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env221

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Yates, M. V. 2003. Virus Survival in Soils. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. University of California, Riverside, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Temperature

  • Microbial Activity

  • Soil Moisture Content

  • pH

  • Salt Species and Concentration

  • Virus Adsorption to Soil

  • Aggregation of Virus Particles

  • Soil Properties

  • Virus Type

  • Organic Matter

  • Hydraulic Conditions

  • Mechanisms of Virus Sorption

  • The Role of the Gas–Liquid Interface

Keywords:

  • soils;
  • soils, virus survival in;
  • virus survival in soils