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Effects of Chlorine on Enterovirus RNA Degradation
OLSZEWSKI, J., A. YU, AND N. ADCOCK. Effects of Chlorine on Enterovirus RNA Degradation. Presented at Water Quality and Technology Conference, Seattle, WA, November 15 - 19, 2009.
To inform public
The primary mechanism of disinfection of waterborne pathogens by chlorine has always been believed to be due to the alteration of proteins by free chlorine and subsequent disruption of their biological structure.
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Organization:U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY
WATER SUPPLY AND WATER RESOURCES DIVISION
MICROBIAL CONTAMINANTS CONTROL BRANCH