The detection of Giardia cysts in a large-scale wastewater treatment plant in Hamburg, Germany.

@article{Ajonina2013TheDO,
  title={The detection of Giardia cysts in a large-scale wastewater treatment plant in Hamburg, Germany.},
  author={Caroline Ajonina and Christopher Buzie and Ralf Otterpohl},
  journal={Journal of toxicology and environmental health. Part A},
  year={2013},
  volume={76 8},
  pages={509-14}
}
Giardia is one of the most common human enteric parasites that continue to be a major cause of diarrheal disease globally. Wastewater is an important source of Giardia transmission, and control of the pathogen by appropriate treatment of wastewater would limit its transmission. In this study the occurrence of Giardia cysts at various stages of the… CONTINUE READING