Molecular detection of multiple viral targets in untreated urban sewage from Greece

  title={Molecular detection of multiple viral targets in untreated urban sewage from Greece},
  author={Petros A Kokkinos and Panos G. Ziros and Αggeliki Mpalasopoulou and Alexis Galanis and Apostolos Vantarakis},
  booktitle={Virology Journal},
Urban sewage virological analysis may produce important information about the strains that cause clinical and subclinical infections in the population, thus supporting epidemiological studies. In the present study, a twenty one-month survey (November 2007 to July 2009) was conducted in order to evaluate the presence of human adenoviruses (hAdV), hepatitis A viruses (HAV), hepatitis E viruses (HEV), Noroviruses (NoV), and human Polyomaviruses (hPyV) in untreated sewage samples collected from the… CONTINUE READING
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