Screening for bacteria, fungi, parasites

Dr. Dietrich Mäde d.maede at knuut.de
Sun Jun 27 13:31:19 EST 1999

Paul and Kimberly Liska schrieb:

> Hello:
> I am wondering if anyone can provide me with a good method or technique for
> screening a sample such as water for bacteria, fungi, and parasites. Thank
> you.

I would sediment all MO´s and than screen for indicator organismns,
by PCR or
by cultural methods.

It depends on what you are looking for.
There are some good PCR systems for bacterias, e.g. E. coli, thermotolerant
Campylobacter etc.

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