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HUMAN VIRUS IN FECALLY CONTAMINATED WATER, THE VIROME OF URBAN SEWAGE

Fernandez-Cassi X1, Rusiñol M1, Timoneda N1,Aguado D1, Gonzales-Gustavson E1,   Bofill-Mas S1,  Abril JF3, Girones R1.

1Laboratory of Virus Contaminants of Water and Food, Microbiology Department, Biology Faculty, Barcelona University, Catalonia, Spain.

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.

 


El Laboratorio de Virus Contaminantes de Agua y Alimentos pertenece al Departamento de Estadística, Microbiología y Estadística de la Universidad de Barcelona (UB).

TRAÇAR L'ORIGEN DE LA CONTAMINACIÓ A L'AIGUA DE POU

Rusiñol M., Bofill-Mas S., Hundesa A., Guerrero-Latorre L., Fernández-Cassi X., Fresno S., Aguado D., Figuerola N., Gonzales E., Girones R.


El Laboratori de Virus Contaminants d'Aigua i Aliments pertany al Departament de Genètica, Microbiologia i Estadística de la Universitat de Barcelona (UB).

Diseases associated with lack of access to safe drinking water, inadequate sanitation and poor hygiene are the major causes of child mortality worldwide. During humanitarian crises, the availability of safe drinking-water sources become the biggest priority due to overcrowding and the easy transmission of fecal pathogens. Many orally transmitted viruses produce subclinical infection and symptoms are only observed in a small proportion of the population.

Communication in the 18th International Sympo...

HUMAN VIRUS IN FECALLY CONTAMINATED WATER, THE VIROME OF URBAN SEWAGE

METAWATER

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.

Laboratorio de Virus Contaminantes de Agua y...

 


El Laboratorio de Virus Contaminantes de Agua y Alimentos pertenece al Departamento de Estadística, Microbiología y Estadística de la Universidad de Barcelona (UB).