Molecular methods for the detection and classification of Cryptosporidium.

@article{Webster1993MolecularMF,
  title={Molecular methods for the detection and classification of Cryptosporidium.},
  author={Keith A Webster},
  journal={Parasitology today},
  year={1993},
  volume={9 7},
  pages={263-6}
}
Cryptosporidiosis is a zoonotic disease caused by a parasitic protozoan belonging to the coccidial genus Cryptosporidium. Current laboratory methods are adequate for the detection of the infection when oocysts are present in great numbers, but more-sensitive means of identification are urgently required. In a recent issue of Parasitology Today, Carolyn… CONTINUE READING