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Viral Disinfection

  1. Jeanette Thurston-Enriquez

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env265

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Thurston-Enriquez, J. 2003. Viral Disinfection. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. USDA—Agricultural Research Service, Lincoln, Nebraska

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003


  • Applications for the Inactivation of Viruses

  • Virus Structure and Replication

  • Viral Inactivation by Disinfectants

  • Factors Affecting Physical and Chemical Disinfection


  • disinfection, effect on viruses;
  • virus disinfection;
  • viruses