Comparison of PCR Technique with MPN Method in Identification of Coliform Bacteria in Water

@inproceedings{Aghababaee2012ComparisonOP,
  title={Comparison of PCR Technique with MPN Method in Identification of Coliform Bacteria in Water},
  author={Hossein Aghababaee},
  year={2012}
}
Microbial pathogens are among factors posing significant threats to hygiene issues for water and wastewater. Thus indicator bacteria are used for detection of relative risk of fecal contamination and potential presence of pathogens in water. However, indicator organisms bear some disadvantages decreasing their effectiveness as ideal indicators of microbial pathogens in water. In addition, conventional methods for detection of these pathogenic viruses, bacteria, protozoa and worms tend to be… CONTINUE READING