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Cryptosporidium Literature Review

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This report provides a review of the literature on Cryptosporidium and helps to identify the findings and formulates the key research questions.  It covers these central questions: • What are the sources/carriers of human pathogenic strains and what are the key species for a range of catchments? • What is the contribution of pre and post weaned cattle and sheep to catchment contamination? • What data on animal management practices (including vegetation management of riparian zones) is available? • What are the different climatic zones across catchments and how will this impact on the survival and transmission of Cryptosporidium? Co-published with WaterRA Table of Contents Introduction; Background and Relevance; Objectives; Final Report; What are the sources/carriers of human pathogenic strains and what are the key species for a range of catchments?; What is the contribution of pre and post weaned cattle and sheep to catchment contamination?; What data on animal management practices (including vegetation management of riparian zones) is available?; What are the different climatic zones across catchments and how will this impact on the survival and transmission of Cryptosporidium?; What are the key research gaps?; Conclusions and perspectives
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Print ISSN:
9781780406206
Launch:
Feb. 2014

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