EPA Science Inventory

Development of Quantitative Real-Time PCR Assays for Detection and Quantification of Surrogate Biological Warfare Agents in Building Debris and Leachate

Citation:

Saikaly, P. E., M. A. Barlaz, AND F. L. de los Reyes III. Development of Quantitative Real-Time PCR Assays for Detection and Quantification of Surrogate Biological Warfare Agents in Building Debris and Leachate . APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY. American Society for Microbiology, Washington, DC, 73(20):6557-65565, (2007).

Description:

Journal Article

Purpose/Objective:

The objective of this study was to develop and validate a set of SYBR green Q-PCR assays for the specific detection and quantification of BW surrogates S. marcescens and B. atrophaeus.

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (JOURNAL/PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)
Projected Completion Date: 12/31/2012
Record Last Revised: 02/20/2014
Record Created: 04/28/2010
Record Released: 04/28/2010
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 222585

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH CENTER

DECON AND CONSEQUENCE MANAGEMENT DIVISION