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Waterborne transmission of protozoan parasites: review of worldwide outbreaks - an update 2004-2010.
The present update gives a comprehensive review of worldwide waterborne parasitic protozoan outbreaks that occurred and were published globally between January 2004 and December 2010. At least oneExpand
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Waterborne transmission of protozoan parasites: a worldwide review of outbreaks and lessons learnt.
At least 325 water-associated outbreaks of parasitic protozoan disease have been reported. North American and European outbreaks accounted for 93% of all reports and nearly two-thirds of outbreaksExpand
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Genotype and subtype analyses of Cryptosporidium isolates from cattle in Hungary.
Seventy-nine faecal samples from calves with diarrhoea were collected on 52 farms from different counties in Hungary to investigate the species, genotypes and subtypes of Cryptosporidium in calves.Expand
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Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium from animal sources in Qinghai province of China
The presence of Cryptosporidium oocysts in 20 zoo animals of the Xining Zoo, 16 farm yaks and 42 farm goats in Qinghai province, China was investigated by an immunofluorescence test (IFT). TheExpand
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Waterborne transmission of protozoan parasites: Review of worldwide outbreaks - An update 2011-2016.
This review provides a comprehensive update of worldwide waterborne parasitic protozoan outbreaks that occurred with reports published since previous reviews largely between January 2011 and DecemberExpand
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Genetic polymorphism in Cryptosporidium species: an update.
Cryptosporidia, widely distributed protozoan parasites of vertebrates, have attracted increasing interest due to several serious waterborne outbreaks, the life-threatening nature of infection inExpand
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Giardia taxonomy, phylogeny and epidemiology: Facts and open questions.
Giardia duodenalis (synonymous Giardia lamblia and Giardia intestinalis) is a flagellated protozoan parasite that reproduces in the small intestine causing giardiasis. It is a cosmopolitan pathogenExpand
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Isolation and genotyping of potentially pathogenic Acanthamoeba and Naegleria species from tap-water sources in Osaka, Japan
Here, we carried out a survey to determine the prevalence of free-living amoebae (FLA) in tap-water sources from rivers and water treatment plants located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. A total of 374Expand
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Occurrence of Giardia and Cryptosporidium in water supplies of Russia and Bulgaria.
The aim of the present study was to investigate water supplies in southern Russia and Bulgaria, in order to estimate the occurrence of Giardia and Cryptosporidium in drinking water resources fromExpand
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Microbiological quality of indoor and outdoor swimming pools in Greece: investigation of the antibiotic resistance of the bacterial isolates.
During 1997-2005, the microbiological quality and susceptibility of bacterial isolates of swimming pool waters were investigated. A total of 462 water samples were collected from three indoorExpand
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