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Development and standardization of a cryptosporidium genotyping tool for water samples

Lihua Xiao

Development and standardization of a cryptosporidium genotyping tool for water samples

by Lihua Xiao

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Published by AWWA Research Foundation/American Water Works Association/IWA Pub. in Denver, CO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water -- Sampling -- Standards.,
  • Cryptosporidium -- Genetics.,
  • Drinking water -- Contamination.,
  • Cryptosporidium -- Control.,
  • DNA -- Databases.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Lihua Xiao, Kerri Alderisio, and Ajaib Singh.
    ContributionsAlderisio, Kerri., Singh, Ajaib., AWWA Research Foundation., American Water Works Association., IWA Publishing.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD427.C78 X53 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19708577M
    ISBN 101583214410
    ISBN 109781583214411
    LC Control Number2006049852

    Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia spp., and members of Microsporidia are enteropathogenic parasites of humans and animals, producing asymptomatic to severe intestinal infections. To circumvent various impediments associated with current detection methods, we tested a method providing multistage purification and separation in a single, confined by: 9. Fifty-seven fecal samples were collected from giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) in the China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda (CCRCGP) in Sichuan and examined for Cryptosporidium oocysts by Sheather's sugar flotation year-old male giant panda was Cryptosporidium positive, with oocysts of an average size of × μm (n = 50).Cited by:

    3 Protocol Starting Material Cryptosporidium oocysts from slides after fluorescent antibody (FA) enumeration. Alternatively, oocysts purified by immunomagnetic separation (IMS). Introduction The Cryptosporidium genotyping kit provides a simple-to-use molecular method for detecting Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts captured during water testing following immunomagneticFile Size: KB. This task focuses on the development, evaluation, and standardization of innovative methods, technologies, and procedures to determine the parasite burden of source and drinking water. Information as to the presence of these organisms in water supplies may assist communities to make informed decisions concerning their public health and infrastructure.

      To estimate the prevalence of Cryptosporidium spp. in three different husbandry systems in Zambia, faecal samples were collected from calves up to the age of 3 months. Faecal consistency was scored for correlation with infection. Additionally, 45 positive samples were selected for genotyping by amplification of the kDa heat shock protein (HSP) and the 18S rRNA by: Detection and Genotyping of Cryptosporidium Colin Michael, "Detection and Genotyping of Cryptosporidium Oocysts in Eastern Pennsylvania Water Supplies" (). Theses and Dissertations. protocol for sensitive detection of Cryptosporidium oocysts in water samples. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. , 61(11)


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Development and standardization of a cryptosporidium genotyping tool for water samples by Lihua Xiao Download PDF EPUB FB2

Summarizes and evaluates existing progress in the application of molecular techniques to Cryptosporidium analysis. Reports on development or refinement of particular techniques identified as the most critical to accurate Cryptosporidium speciation, strain isolation, characterization, and identification for use in drinking water analysis.

Development and standardization of a cryptosporidium genotyping tool for water samples Author: Lihua Xiao ; Kerri Alderisio ; Ajaib Singh ; AWWA Research Foundation. Development and Standardization of a Cryptosporidium Genotyping Tool for Water Samples Completed Summarizes and evaluates existing progress in the application of molecular techniques to Cryptosporidium analysis.

Development and Standardization of a Cryptosporidium Genotyping Tool for Water Samples by American Water Works Association 1 edition - first published in Not in Library. Cryptosporidium, faecal indicator organisms and physical and chemical water quality variables were monitored in a small mixed rural–urban watershed in southeastern sporidium was present in 43% of water samples analysed by microscopy.

Concentrations varied from non-detects to 14 oocysts L − samples were further analysed by nested-PCR, and Cryptosporidium Author: Rosane C. Andrade, Rafael K. Bastos, Paula D. Bevilacqua, Rosângela V. Andrade. Xiao L, Alderisio K, Singh A () Development and standardization of a Cryptosporidium genotyping tool for water samples.

Awwa Research Foundation, Denver Google Scholar Yang W, Chen P, Villegas EN, Landy RB, Kanetsky C, Cama V, Dearen T, Schultz CL, Orndorff KG, Prelewicz GJ, Brown MH, Young KR, Xiao L () Cryptosporidium source tracking Cited by: 4.

City water supply system were detected and genotyped by the same rRNA-based genotyping tool previously used in the anal-ysis of storm water samples (11, 19, 20).

The objectives were (i) to assess the role of wildlife in Cryptosporidium contamination in the NYCDEP watershed and to identify the remaining ge-notypes that could not be tracked to Cited by: species/genotypes was successful from of the samples analyzed.

Species considered to be of high risk to humans through waterborne routes of transmission (C. hominis and C. parvum) were present in % of Cryptosporidium microscope positive samples, resulting in an overall frequency of % (based on the total number of water samples. We undertook a 1-year survey to identify the species and genotypes of Cryptosporidium oocysts detected in the Scottish Water (SW) Routine Cryptosporidium Monitoring Programme to gain information on the occurrence and diversity of Cryptosporidium oocysts in drinking water sources and drinking waters in order to determine predominant types in water catchment areas and monitor Cited by: Seventy percent of water samples positive for Cryptosporidium oocysts by immunofluorescent microscopy tested positive by molecular assays and resulted in species/genotype : Jan Slapeta.

Johnson DW, Pieniazek NJ, Griffin DW, Misener L, Rose JB. Development of a PCR protocol for sensitive detection of Cryptosporidium oocysts in water samples. Appl Environ Microbiol ; Antibody detection: There are currently no commercially available serologic assays for the detection of Cryptosporidium-specific antibodies.

However. The detection of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts in environmental water samples and the determination of oocyst infectivity are imperative issues for the water industry. An integrated Cell Culture Polymerase Chain Reaction (CC-PCR) method has been developed recently for the detection and molecular genotyping of infectious waterborne C.

parvum. Evaluation of Cryptosporidium parvum Genotyping Techniques Article (PDF Available) in Applied and Environmental Microbiology 65(10) November with 74 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Cryptosporidiumdetection and genotyping. After washing the specimens twice in distilled water, genomic DNA was extracted from ml of specimens using a FastDNA SPIN kit for soil (BIOCarlsbad, CA) and eluted in μl of reagent-grade water as described previously (10).Cited by: criteria for Cryptosporidium using 50 L source water samples, and has often yielded same or higher levels of RE than capsule fi lters (Zuckerman et al., ; Swales and Wright, 20 00).

Standard methods for the detection and enumeration of Cryptosporidium oocysts in water and environmental samples are described in ISO These are similar to those described by the United States Environmental Protection Agency USEPA method(USEPA, ; USEPA, ) and in the UK the Environment Agency (UK Environment.

Preparation of these samples for genotyping is time consuming and expensive, and not always fruitful (Smith and Nichols, ), but can be important in outbreak investigations. Cryptosporidium genotyping for surveillance and outbreak investigations in Europe. The response rate to the country-level questionnaire was 12/12 (%).Cited by: 9.

Development and Standardization of a Cryptosporidium Genotyping Tool for Water Samples Completed Summarizes and evaluates existing progress in the application of molecular techniques to Cryptosporidium analysis.

Cryptosporidium skunk genotype is a zoonotic pathogen commonly identified in surface water. Thus far, no subtyping tool exists for characterizing its transmission in humans and animals and transport in environment. In this study, a subtyping tool based on the 60 kDa glycoprotein (gp60) gene previously developed for Cryptosporidium chipmunk genotype I was used in the characterization of Cited by: 6.

Cryptosporidium hominis was the most common species of Cryptosporidium, detected in 13 (%) samples, followed by Cryptosporidium meleagridis in 9 (%), Cryptosporidium parvum in. Although several immunological and molecular methods for detection of C.

parvum oocysts in stool and environmental samples have been developed (1, 11, 17, 34), immunomagnetic capture methods have found widespread application, particularly for water monitoring (9, 29).

The detection limits achieved with these systems are typically less then 10 oocysts, although recoveries are affected by the Cited by: A multilocus fragment typing (MLFT) tool was used, in addition to GP60 sequencing, to genotype C. parvum positive sA very high prevalence of Cryptosporidium was detected, with.Specificity of Cryptosporidium genotyping tools.

The specificity of the primers was examined by using DNA from three Cryptosporidium species (genotype 1 and genotype 2 of C. parvum, C. muris, and C. serpentis), two Eimeria species (E.

neischulzi and E. papillata Cited by: