Giardia and Cryptosporidium in source waters of São Paulo State, Brazil.


Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium parvum are two protozoan intestinal parasites responsible for many drinking-water-related disease outbreaks in recent years. They are very resistant to conventional water treatment processes, can persist for long times in the environment and are, therefore, of great concern for public health. This work aimed to evaluate… (More)


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@article{Hachich2004GiardiaAC, title={Giardia and Cryptosporidium in source waters of S{\~a}o Paulo State, Brazil.}, author={Elayse Maria Hachich and Makihiko Sato and Ang{\'e}lique Galvani and J R N Menegon and Jos{\'e} Luiz Negr{\~a}o Mucci}, journal={Water science and technology : a journal of the International Association on Water Pollution Research}, year={2004}, volume={50 1}, pages={239-45} }