Pathogenic Bacteria , Pesticide Residues and Metal Content in Giant Fresh Water Prawn , Macrobrachium Rosenbergii ( De Man ) Sold in Local Markets

@inproceedings{NAYEM2011PathogenicB,
  title={Pathogenic Bacteria , Pesticide Residues and Metal Content in Giant Fresh Water Prawn , Macrobrachium Rosenbergii ( De Man ) Sold in Local Markets},
  author={M. J. NAYEM and Abu Naieum Muhammad Fakhruddin and Md. Alamgir Zaman Chowdhury and Mohammad Khorshed Alam and Zeenath Fardous and Harunur Rashid and M. Anwar Hossain},
  year={2011}
}
The giant fresh water prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii (de Man), a leading export item of Bangladesh was studied in terms of pathogenic bacteria, pesticide residues and metal contents. In microbiological analysis, total viable bacteria, total coliform, total faecal coliform, total Salmonella and total Vibrio count were ranged from 6.8 × 10 to 1.6 × 10, 1.5 × 10 to 1.8 × 10, 0.0 to 5.0 × 10, 0.0 to 1.8 × 10 and 0.0 to 3.6 × 10 cfu/gm, respectively. Pesticide residue was analyzed by HPLC. Out of… CONTINUE READING