An investigation of the survival of Escherichia coli and Salmonella sp. in freshwater sediments
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An investigation of the survival of Escherichia coli and Salmonella sp. in freshwater sediments a thesis in Biology by James T Fish

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Written in English


  • Escherichia coli,
  • Salmonella,
  • Interobacteriaceae

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Statementby James T. Fish.
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Paginationiv, 90 leaves :
Number of Pages90
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Open LibraryOL22841082M

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Escherichia Coli and Fecal Coliforms in Freshwater and Estuarine Sediments Article (PDF Available) in Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 41(12) April with 1, Author: Yakov Pachepsky. Survival of Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp. in estuarine waters was compared over a variety of seasonal temperatures during in situ exposure in diffusion chambers. Sublethal stress was measured by both selective-versus-resuscitative enumeration procedures and an electrochemical detection by:   We investigated the survival of Escherichia coli, Salmonella enterica ser. Typhimurium, Vibrio cholerae and Shigella dysenteriae in riverbed sediments of the Apies River. Experiments were performed in flow chambers containing three sediment types and connected to aquarium pumps immersed in river water to maintain continuous water by: ary sediments, survival of E. coli decreases with increasing NO x con-centrations in the bottom of the water column. There is a gap in the literature when it comes to relationships between E. coli survival in sediments and NO x concentrations in the water column. Therefore, we recommend further investigation to explain the positive correla-Cited by: 3.

vival periods of pathogenic bacteria in water environment. The bottom-shore sediments in particular can be a reservoir of this bacteria. Keywords: Escherichia coli OH7, survival, water, bottom-shore sediments *Corresponding author; e-mail: [email protected] pl Polish Journal of Environmental Studies Vol. 14, No 4 (),   E. coli and Salmonella are both inherently dangerous and are used to indicate fecal pollution in water. Objective 1. Characterize the role that dissolved organic carbon (DOC) content, molecular weight distribution, and structure plays in facilitating the . The genus Escherichia. The genus Esherichia and the species E. coli have been recognized for over a century. In , Farmer and colleagues described the first new species in the genus, E. fergusonii (Farmer et al., ).In , Huys and colleagues described the second new species, E. albertii (Huys et al., ). Hyma et al. () described the evolutionary relationship of E. albertii to E Cited by: 5. 1. Introduction. Irrigation with poor quality water can increase the levels of bacteria such as generic Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp. on leafy green produce (Gorny, , Guan et al., , Wachtel et al., a).Experimental evidence for the internalization of enteric bacteria in contact with the leaves or roots of plants has been recently reviewed (Erickson, , Hirneisen et al., ).Cited by:

Escherichia Coli and Fecal Coliforms in Freshwater and Estuarine Sediments Y. A. PACHEPSKY and D. R. SHELTON USDA-ARS Environmental Microbial and Food Laboratory, Beltsville, MD, USA It has been known for some time that substantial populations of fecal coliforms and E. coli are harbored in freshwater bottom sed-iments, bank soils, and beach sands. Abhirosh C, Hatha AAM (). Relative survival of Escherichia coli and Salmonella typhimarium in a tropical estuary. Wat Res Abhirosh C, Hatha AAM, Sherin V (). Increased prevalence of indicator and pathogenic bacteria in Vembanadu Lake: A function of salt water regulator, along south west coast of India. J Wat Hlth   1 Introduction. Human infections with Salmonella are common throughout the may serve as a source of both Salmonella and Escherichia coli OH7. Cattle may shed the bacteria through milk and feces without showing any clinical signs.. Manure, which consists of animal excreta (feces and urine) mixed with bedding and sometimes diluted with water, may also contain Cited by: Evaluation of PFGE Cluster Investigations E. coli OH7. We recently published a paper in Epidemiology and Infection in which we evaluated E. coli OH7 PFGE cluster data from through Dynamics of Escherichia coli OH7 outbreak detection and investigation, Minnesota (see abstract below). In this analysis, clusters of >3 cases and clusters in which the first 2 case.