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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Improved methods for hepatitis A virus and rotavirus concentration and detection in recreational, raw potable, and finished waters /|
|Author||Melnick, Joseph L.|
|CORP Author||Baylor Coll. of Medicine, Houston, TX.;Environmental Monitoring and Support Lab.-Cincinnati, OH.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory,|
|Subjects||Hepatitis A virus. ; Nucleic acid hybridization. ; Water--Pollution--Research.|
|Additional Subjects||Detection ; Procedures ; Test methods ; Hepatitis A virus ; Rotavirus ; Immunofluorescence|
|Collation||57 pages ; 28 cm|
The report contains procedures for detecting rotaviruses based upon an immunofluorescence test using a monoclonal antibody and fluorescein-isothiocyanate-conjugated antibody staining method to visualize virus-infected cells. Also contained in the report are test methods for detecting hepatitis A viruses based upon the use of a labeled nucleic acid (gene) probe in hybridization tests to detect virus nucleic acid.
Caption title. "Jan. 1988." "EPA/600/4-87/029." Microfiche.