Accession Number:

AD0734341

Title:

Rapid Tests for Pathogens in Water Supplies.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 16 Nov 70-30 Jun 71,

Corporate Author:

ATLANTIC RESEARCH ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1971-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

87.0

Abstract:

Data are presented on the relationship between bacteria and homologous bacteriophage in various natural waters. The development of a field kit for rapid detection of S. typhimurium, Sh. flexneri and E. coli is described. A procedure is given for quantitative estimation of E. coli population based upon detection of E. coli phage. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE