Impact of climate change on the fate, transport and risk management of viral pathogens in water

2010 to 2013
Descripció (entitat, programa, ...): 
European Commission, FP7, 243923. VIROCLIME
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Coordinator David Kay, vicecoordinator Peter Wyn-Jones. Participants 6 research centers in Europe and one in Brazil. PI. And Leader of two work packages on parameterization and microbial source tracking tools: Rosina Girones
Characterisation of the sewage virome: compar...
Microbiological contamination of conventional...
Metagenomic analysis of viruses, bacteria and...


URBANWAT is a project financed by the EU Commission under the call “Closing the Water Cycle Gap”of  the Water JPI Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda. This research propose an improvement of tools and criteria for groundwater management in urban areas to ensure the sustainability of urban water resources and define their potential uses, from an integral approach.



New METAgenomics and molecular based tools for european scale identification and control of emergent microbial contaminants in irrigation WATER.

Irrigation water may be the source of microbiological contamination of fresh vegetables and has been associated to important food-borne epidemics of gastroenteritis, acute hepatitis and other important diseases.

Traçar l'origen de la contaminació a l...