Mark Wong

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of public health risks at recreational beaches in Lake Michigan via detection of enteric viruses and a human-specific bacteriological marker
    Mark Wong
    Department of Crops and Soil Sciences, A570 Plant and Soil Sciences Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Water Res 43:1137-49. 2009
  2. pmc Occurrence of human adenoviruses at two recreational beaches of the great lakes
    Irene Xagoraraki
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan State University, A136 Engineering Research Complex, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:7874-81. 2007

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of public health risks at recreational beaches in Lake Michigan via detection of enteric viruses and a human-specific bacteriological marker
    Mark Wong
    Department of Crops and Soil Sciences, A570 Plant and Soil Sciences Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Water Res 43:1137-49. 2009
    ..2 to 2.4/1000 swimmers using a quantitative microbial risk assessment model, with three swims during a day at the beach for children and over the season, the risk was 9-15/1000 swimmers using adenovirus as the model...
  2. pmc Occurrence of human adenoviruses at two recreational beaches of the great lakes
    Irene Xagoraraki
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan State University, A136 Engineering Research Complex, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:7874-81. 2007
    ..This study revealed the occurrence of HAdVs at Lake Michigan recreational beaches. Given the potential health risks, further assessment regarding sources, virus transport, and survival is needed to improve the safety of the region...