sewage

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Summary: Refuse liquid or waste matter carried off by sewers. (Webster, 3d ed)

Top Publications

  1. doi Detection of genogroup IV noroviruses in environmental and clinical samples and partial sequencing through rapid amplification of cDNA ends
    G La Rosa
    Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Arch Virol 153:2077-83. 2008
  2. pmc Frequent detection of highly diverse variants of cardiovirus, cosavirus, bocavirus, and circovirus in sewage samples collected in the United States
    O Blinkova
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270 Masonic Ave, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:3507-13. 2009
  3. pmc Combined molecular and conventional analyses of nitrifying bacterium diversity in activated sludge: Nitrosococcus mobilis and Nitrospira-like bacteria as dominant populations
    S Juretschko
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, D 80290 Munich, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:3042-51. 1998
  4. doi Foetal hypothalamic and pituitary expression of gonadotrophin-releasing hormone and galanin systems is disturbed by exposure to sewage sludge chemicals via maternal ingestion
    M Bellingham
    Division of Cell Sciences, Institute of Comparative Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK
    J Neuroendocrinol 22:527-33. 2010
  5. pmc Maternal and fetal tissue accumulation of selected endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) following exposure to sewage sludge-treated pastures before or after conception
    S M Rhind
    Macaulay Land Use Research Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, AB15 8QH, UK
    J Environ Monit 12:1582-93. 2010
  6. pmc A metagenome of a full-scale microbial community carrying out enhanced biological phosphorus removal
    Mads Albertsen
    Department of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Environmental Engineering, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
    ISME J 6:1094-106. 2012
  7. ncbi Impacts of sewage irrigation on heavy metal distribution and contamination in Beijing, China
    Wen hua Liu
    Research Center for Eco environment Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Environ Int 31:805-12. 2005
  8. pmc Erythromycin resistance-conferring plasmid pRSB105, isolated from a sewage treatment plant, harbors a new macrolide resistance determinant, an integron-containing Tn402-like element, and a large region of unknown function
    A Schluter
    Fakultat fur Biologie, Lehrstuhl fur Genetik, Universitat Bielefeld, Postfach 100131, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1952-60. 2007
  9. ncbi Tetracycline resistance genes in activated sludge wastewater treatment plants
    Eric A Auerbach
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, 3204 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Water Res 41:1143-51. 2007
  10. pmc Molecular diversity of a North Carolina wastewater treatment plant as revealed by pyrosequencing
    Nina Sanapareddy
    Bioinformatics Research Center, UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1688-96. 2009

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  1. doi Detection of genogroup IV noroviruses in environmental and clinical samples and partial sequencing through rapid amplification of cDNA ends
    G La Rosa
    Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Arch Virol 153:2077-83. 2008
    ..In order to investigate the distribution of GIV strains in the environment, we analyzed sewage samples collected from five treatment plants, by using newly designed nested RT-PCR assays...
  2. pmc Frequent detection of highly diverse variants of cardiovirus, cosavirus, bocavirus, and circovirus in sewage samples collected in the United States
    O Blinkova
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270 Masonic Ave, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:3507-13. 2009
    Untreated sewage samples from 12 cities in the United States were screened for the presence of recently characterized RNA and DNA viruses found at high prevalence in the stool specimens of South Asian children...
  3. pmc Combined molecular and conventional analyses of nitrifying bacterium diversity in activated sludge: Nitrosococcus mobilis and Nitrospira-like bacteria as dominant populations
    S Juretschko
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, D 80290 Munich, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:3042-51. 1998
    ..populations occurring in the nitrifying activated sludge of an industrial wastewater treatment plant receiving sewage with high ammonia concentrations were studied by use of a polyphasic approach...
  4. doi Foetal hypothalamic and pituitary expression of gonadotrophin-releasing hormone and galanin systems is disturbed by exposure to sewage sludge chemicals via maternal ingestion
    M Bellingham
    Division of Cell Sciences, Institute of Comparative Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK
    J Neuroendocrinol 22:527-33. 2010
    ..systems, were affected by maternal exposure to a complex mixture of chemicals, applied to pasture, in the form of sewage sludge...
  5. pmc Maternal and fetal tissue accumulation of selected endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) following exposure to sewage sludge-treated pastures before or after conception
    S M Rhind
    Macaulay Land Use Research Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, AB15 8QH, UK
    J Environ Monit 12:1582-93. 2010
    ..their breeding lives and after mating, to pasture treated with either inorganic fertiliser (control, CC) or with sewage sludge (treated, TT)...
  6. pmc A metagenome of a full-scale microbial community carrying out enhanced biological phosphorus removal
    Mads Albertsen
    Department of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Environmental Engineering, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
    ISME J 6:1094-106. 2012
    ..The differences in gene complement between the Accumulibacter clades were limited to genes for extracellular polymeric substances and phage-related genes, suggesting a selective pressure from phages on the Accumulibacter diversity...
  7. ncbi Impacts of sewage irrigation on heavy metal distribution and contamination in Beijing, China
    Wen hua Liu
    Research Center for Eco environment Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Environ Int 31:805-12. 2005
    A potential hazard to Beijing was revealed due to the accumulation trend of heavy metals in agricultural soils with sewage irrigation, which results in metal contamination and human exposure risk...
  8. pmc Erythromycin resistance-conferring plasmid pRSB105, isolated from a sewage treatment plant, harbors a new macrolide resistance determinant, an integron-containing Tn402-like element, and a large region of unknown function
    A Schluter
    Fakultat fur Biologie, Lehrstuhl fur Genetik, Universitat Bielefeld, Postfach 100131, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1952-60. 2007
    ..Comparative genomics of pRSB105 and related plasmids elucidated that pRSB105 evolved by integration of distinct modules from different plasmid sources, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa plasmids, and thus represents a mosaic plasmid...
  9. ncbi Tetracycline resistance genes in activated sludge wastewater treatment plants
    Eric A Auerbach
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, 3204 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Water Res 41:1143-51. 2007
    ..Investigation of the effects of UV disinfection on wastewater effluent showed no reduction in the number of detectable tet(R) gene types...
  10. pmc Molecular diversity of a North Carolina wastewater treatment plant as revealed by pyrosequencing
    Nina Sanapareddy
    Bioinformatics Research Center, UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1688-96. 2009
    ..Taken together, these data document the substantial levels of microbial diversity within activated sludge and further establish the great utility of pyrosequencing for investigating diversity in complex ecosystems...
  11. pmc In situ characterization of Nitrospira-like nitrite-oxidizing bacteria active in wastewater treatment plants
    H Daims
    , , 85350 Freising, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:5273-84. 2001
    ..In contrast, no uptake by the Nitrospira-like bacteria of any of the carbon sources tested was observed under anoxic or anaerobic conditions...
  12. doi Methanogenic pathway and community structure in a thermophilic anaerobic digestion process of organic solid waste
    Daisuke Sasaki
    Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Yayoi 1 1 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8657, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 111:41-6. 2011
    ..These results imply that the microbial community in the thermophilic degrading process of organic solid waste consists exclusively of unidentified bacteria, which efficiently remove acetate through a non-aceticlastic oxidative pathway...
  13. pmc Lachnospiraceae and Bacteroidales alternative fecal indicators reveal chronic human sewage contamination in an urban harbor
    Ryan J Newton
    Great Lakes WATER Institute, School of Freshwater Sciences, 600 E Greenfield Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53204, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:6972-81. 2011
    ..Sequence analysis of 37 sewage samples and comparison with database sequences revealed a human-associated phylotype within the Lachnospiraceae ..
  14. doi Design and development of the ANAEROCHIP microarray for investigation of methanogenic communities
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Leopold Franzens University, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstrasse 25 d, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 79:279-88. 2009
    ..7%), Methanosarcina (2.1%), Methanosphaera (1.6%), an uncultured archaeon (1.6%) and Methanothermobacter (1%) were also detected. These results showed the microarray to be a suitable tool for studying methanogenic communities in sludge...
  15. doi Focused-Pulsed sludge pre-treatment increases the bacterial diversity and relative abundance of acetoclastic methanogens in a full-scale anaerobic digester
    Husen Zhang
    Center for Environmental Biotechnology, Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University, 1001 McAlister Ave, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Water Res 43:4517-26. 2009
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  16. doi Pathogenic bacteria in sewage treatment plants as revealed by 454 pyrosequencing
    Lin Ye
    Environmental Biotechnology Lab, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Environ Sci Technol 45:7173-9. 2011
    ..The approach demonstrated in this study could examine most of the potentially pathogenic bacteria simultaneously instead of one-by-one detection by other methods...
  17. ncbi Determination of fluoroquinolone antibacterial agents in sewage sludge and sludge-treated soil using accelerated solvent extraction followed by solid-phase extraction
    Eva M Golet
    Swiss Federal Institute for Environmental Science and Technology EA WAG, Dubendorf
    Anal Chem 74:5455-62. 2002
    ..quantitative determination of humanuse fluoroquinolone antibacterial agents (FQs) ciprofloxacin and norfloxacin in sewage sludge and sludge-treated soil samples was developed...
  18. doi Contribution of extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) to the sludge aggregation
    Xiao Meng Liu
    Department of Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, 230026 China
    Environ Sci Technol 44:4355-60. 2010
    ..On the other hand, the interaction energy of TB-EPS is not always negative, depending on the separation distance between sludge cells. These results imply that the LB-EPS and TB-EPS have different contributions to the sludge aggregation...
  19. ncbi Antibiotic resistance of E. coli in sewage and sludge
    F F Reinthaler
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Graz, Universitatsplatz 4, Austria
    Water Res 37:1685-90. 2003
    ..Investigations have been done in sewage, sludge and receiving waters from three different sewage treatment plants in southern Austria. A total of 767 E...
  20. pmc Inadequately treated wastewater as a source of human enteric viruses in the environment
    Anthony I Okoh
    Applied and Environmental Microbiology Research Group, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Fort Hare, Alice 5700, South Africa
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2620-37. 2010
    ..The discharge of inadequately treated sewage effluents is the most common source of enteric viral pathogens in aquatic environments...
  21. pmc Environmental microbiota represents a natural reservoir for dissemination of clinically relevant metallo-beta-lactamases
    Claudia Scotta
    Area de Microbiologia, Universidad de las Islas Baleares, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:5376-9. 2011
    ..aeruginosa (n = 2), Ochrobactrum anthropi (n = 1), and Enterobacter ludwigii (n = 1), were detected in the sewage water of a hospital...
  22. doi Kinetics and metabolic versatility of highly tolerant phenol degrading Alcaligenes strain TW1
    Tamer Essam
    Department of Biotechnology, Lund University, P O Box 124, S 22100 Lund, Sweden
    J Hazard Mater 173:783-8. 2010
    ..55 to 0.64 mg dry cell mass/mg phenol. Due to its high tolerance to phenol and high metabolic versatility, Alcaligenes sp. TW1 is considered an excellent candidate for the biotreatment of high strength phenol-laden industrial wastewaters...
  23. doi Comparison of molecular markers to detect fresh sewage in environmental waters
    W Ahmed
    Department of Natural Resources and Water, 80 Meiers Road, Indooroopilly, Brisbane 4068, Australia
    Water Res 43:4908-17. 2009
    ..polyomaviruses (HS-PVs) assays were evaluated in freshwater, seawater and distilled water to detect fresh sewage. The sewage spiked water samples were also tested for the concentrations of traditional fecal indicators (i.e...
  24. doi Sampling for PPCPs in wastewater systems: comparison of different sampling modes and optimization strategies
    Christoph Ort
    The University of Queensland, Advanced Water Management Centre, QLD 4072, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 44:6289-96. 2010
    ..modes when evaluating loads of pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) in sewers and influents to sewage treatment plants (STPs)...
  25. doi Bacterial community analysis of activated sludge: an evaluation of four commonly used DNA extraction methods
    Louise Vanysacker
    Centre for Surface Chemistry and Catalysis, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg 23, P O Box 2461, 3001, Heverlee, Belgium
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 88:299-307. 2010
    ..Taking into account our results, we recommend Fast as the most suitable DNA extraction method for activated sludge samples used for bacterial community studies...
  26. pmc Use of subgenic 18S ribosomal DNA PCR and sequencing for genus and genotype identification of acanthamoebae from humans with keratitis and from sewage sludge
    J M Schroeder
    Department of Molecular Genetics, The Ohio State University, 484 W. 12th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1903-11. 2001
    ..B1 sequences identified nine South African AK-associated isolates as genotype T4 and three isolates from sewage sludge as genotype T5. Our results demonstrate the usefulness of 18S ribosomal DNA PCR amplimers ASA.S1 and GTSA...
  27. pmc A Nitrospira metagenome illuminates the physiology and evolution of globally important nitrite-oxidizing bacteria
    Sebastian Lücker
    Department of Microbial Ecology, Ecology Centre, University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13479-84. 2010
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  28. ncbi Highly divergent neurovirulent vaccine-derived polioviruses of all three serotypes are recurrently detected in Finnish sewage
    M Roivainen
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Euro Surveill 15:pii/19566. 2010
    ..e. search for infectious poliovirus in sewage samples...
  29. ncbi Pharmaceutical chemicals and endocrine disrupters in municipal wastewater in Tokyo and their removal during activated sludge treatment
    Norihide Nakada
    Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry LOG, Institute of Symbiotic Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Tokyo 183 8509, Japan
    Water Res 40:3297-303. 2006
    ..estriol) in 24-h composite samples of influents and secondary effluents collected seasonally from five municipal sewage treatment plants in Tokyo...
  30. doi Occurrence of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in sewage and receiving waters at Spitsbergen and in Norway
    Terje Vasskog
    Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    J Chromatogr A 1185:194-205. 2008
    ..metabolites (desmethylcitalopram, didesmethylcitalopram, norfluoxetine and desmethylsertraline) in seawater and sewage influents and effluents, has been developed and validated...
  31. doi Pharmaceutical compounds in the wastewater process stream in Northwest Ohio
    Alison L Spongberg
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Mail Stop 604, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Sci Total Environ 397:148-57. 2008
    ..These data are presented here for comparison with this emerging set of environmental compounds of concern...
  32. ncbi Microbial community composition and function in wastewater treatment plants
    Michael Wagner
    Microbial Ecology Group, Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Freising, Germany
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 81:665-80. 2002
    ..Here we provide an overview of what is currently known about the identity and physiology of some of the microbial key players in activated sludge and biofilm systems...
  33. doi Analysis of the bacterial community in a laboratory-scale nitrification reactor and a wastewater treatment plant by 454-pyrosequencing
    Lin Ye
    Environmental Biotechnology Laboratory, Genome Research Center, The Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Water Res 45:4390-8. 2011
    ..In this paper the reasons for this mistakenly assignment were analyzed and correction methods were proposed...
  34. ncbi Microbial population dynamics during start-up and overload conditions of anaerobic digesters treating municipal solid waste and sewage sludge
    Katherine D McMahon
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 3221 Newmark Civil Engineering Laboratory, 205 North Mathews Avenue, 61801, USA
    Biotechnol Bioeng 87:823-34. 2004
    ..start-up and during periods of overload conditions in anaerobic co-digesters treating municipal solid waste and sewage sludge...
  35. pmc Population dynamics of phenol-degrading bacteria in activated sludge determined by gyrB-targeted quantitative PCR
    K Watanabe
    Corporate Research and Development Laboratories, Tonen Corporation, Saitama, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:1203-9. 1998
    ..The behavior of both of these strains in the activated sludge reflected the growth kinetics of the strains determined in laboratory axenic cultures...
  36. ncbi Communities of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in activated sludge of various sewage treatment plants in Tokyo
    Tawan Limpiyakorn
    Department of Urban Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo 113 8656, Japan
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 54:205-17. 2005
    We investigated ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in activated sludge collected from 12 sewage treatment systems, whose ammonia removal and treatment processes differed, during three different seasons...
  37. pmc Identification of diverse antimicrobial resistance determinants carried on bacterial, plasmid, or viral metagenomes from an activated sludge microbial assemblage
    Larissa C Parsley
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, 120 W Samford Ave, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:3753-7. 2010
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  38. ncbi Drugs in the environment: emission of drugs, diagnostic aids and disinfectants into wastewater by hospitals in relation to other sources--a review
    K Kümmerer
    Institute of Environmental Medicine and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
    Chemosphere 45:957-69. 2001
    ..enter the aquatic environment and eventually reach drinking water if they are not biodegraded or eliminated during sewage treatment...
  39. ncbi Comparing steroid estrogen, and nonylphenol content across a range of European sewage plants with different treatment and management practices
    A C Johnson
    CEH Wallingford, Maclean Building, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8BB, UK
    Water Res 39:47-58. 2005
    The effluent of 17 sewage treatment works (STW) across Norway, Sweden, Finland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France and Switzerland was studied for the presence of estradiol (E2), estrone (E1), ethinylestradiol (EE2) and nonylphenol ..
  40. ncbi Conversion of sewage sludge into lipids by Lipomyces starkeyi for biodiesel production
    C Angerbauer
    Department of Environmental Biotechnology, Graz University of Technology, Petersgasse 12, 8010 Graz, Austria
    Bioresour Technol 99:3051-6. 2008
    The potential of accumulation of lipids by Lipomyces starkeyi when grown on sewage sludge was assessed. On a synthetic medium, accumulation of lipids strongly depended on the C/N ratio...
  41. pmc Production of volatile derivatives of metal(loid)s by microflora involved in anaerobic digestion of sewage sludge
    K Michalke
    Department of Microbiology, University of Essen, D 45117 Essen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66:2791-6. 2000
    ..could be shown to be produced by pure cultures of microorganisms which are representatives of the anaerobic sewage sludge microflora, i.e...
  42. pmc In utero exposure to low doses of environmental pollutants disrupts fetal ovarian development in sheep
    Paul A Fowler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Institute of Medical Sciences, CLSM, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Mol Hum Reprod 14:269-80. 2008
    ..Exposure of treated ewes (n = 7) to pollutants was maximized by surface application of processed sewage sludge to pasture. Control ewes (n = 10) were reared on pasture treated with inorganic fertilizer...
  43. ncbi daime, a novel image analysis program for microbial ecology and biofilm research
    Holger Daims
    Department für Mikrobielle Okologie, Universitat Wien, Vienna, Austria
    Environ Microbiol 8:200-13. 2006
    ..This image analysis method complements recent molecular techniques for analysing structure-function relationships in microbial communities and will help to characterize symbiotic interactions among microorganisms...
  44. ncbi Antibiotic resistance of enterococci and related bacteria in an urban wastewater treatment plant
    Miguel Ferreira da Silva
    Escola Superior de Biotecnologia, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Porto, Portugal
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 55:322-9. 2006
    ..A positive selection of ciprofloxacin-resistant enterococci was indicated by a significant increase in resistance prevalence (alpha<0.02) in treated wastewater compared with the raw wastewater...
  45. ncbi Real-time PCR detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in clinical and municipal wastewater and genotyping of the ciprofloxacin-resistant isolates
    Thomas Schwartz
    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Department of Environmental Microbiology Water Technology and Geotechnology Division, Institute of Technical Chemistry, Karlsruhe, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 57:158-67. 2006
    ..aeruginosa infections. The results were in agreement with data from clinical analyses, with the exception that no gyrA 87 and no gyrB mutations were found in ciprofloxacin-resistant P. aeruginosa wastewater isolates...
  46. pmc Diversity and population structure of sewage-derived microorganisms in wastewater treatment plant influent
    S L McLellan
    Great Lakes WATER Institute, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 600 E Greenfield Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53204, USA
    Environ Microbiol 12:378-92. 2010
    The release of untreated sewage introduces non-indigenous microbial populations of uncertain composition into surface waters...
  47. ncbi Community analysis of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in activated sludge of eight wastewater treatment systems
    Xiaohui Wang
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 22:627-34. 2010
    ..not to Nitrosospira spp. Members of the Nitrosomonas oligotropha and Nitrosomonas communis clusters were found in all samples, while members of Nitrosomonas europaea cluster occurred in some systems...
  48. doi Arcobacter defluvii sp. nov., isolated from sewage samples
    Luis Collado
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut IISPV Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:2155-61. 2011
    ..employing a polyphasic taxonomic approach was undertaken to clarify the position of 12 isolates recovered from sewage samples...
  49. doi A critical review of the bioavailability and impacts of heavy metals in municipal solid waste composts compared to sewage sludge
    Stephen R Smith
    Centre for Environmental Control and Waste Management, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
    Environ Int 35:142-56. 2009
    ..The strong metal sorption properties of compost produced from MSW or sewage sludge have important benefits for the remediation of metal contaminated industrial and urban soils...
  50. doi Anaerobic phototrophic nitrite oxidation by Thiocapsa sp. strain KS1 and Rhodopseudomonas sp. strain LQ17
    Joachim Schott
    Microbial Ecology, Department of Biology, Universitat Konstanz, D 78465 Konstanz, Germany
    Microbiology 156:2428-37. 2010
    ..Slightly higher numbers (about 10(4) cm(-3)) were found in activated sewage sludge...
  51. doi Pregnant ewes exposed to multiple endocrine disrupting pollutants through sewage sludge-fertilized pasture show an anti-estrogenic effect in their trabecular bone
    P Monica Lind
    Department of Medical Sciences, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University, Ulleråkersvägen 40, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Sci Total Environ 408:2340-6. 2010
    Pregnant ewes were maintained on pastures fertilized, twice yearly, with either sewage sludge (2...
  52. doi Comparative toxicity assessment of ozone and activated carbon treated sewage effluents using an in vivo test battery
    Daniel Stalter
    Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Biological Sciences Division, Department Aquatic Ecotoxicology, Siesmayerstrasse 70, 60323 Frankfurt, Germany
    Water Res 44:2610-20. 2010
    ..Adverse effects after the ozone reactor are possibly a result of the formation of toxic oxidation byproducts. Biologically active sand filtration obviously is an effective barrier to such compounds...
  53. pmc Foetal and post-natal exposure of sheep to sewage sludge chemicals disrupts sperm production in adulthood in a subset of animals
    M Bellingham
    Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK
    Int J Androl 35:317-29. 2012
    ..was to evaluate the effects of in utero and post-natal exposure to environmentally relevant levels of ECs, via sewage sludge application to pasture, on the adult male sheep testis...
  54. doi Uptake of pharmaceutical and personal care products by soybean plants from soils applied with biosolids and irrigated with contaminated water
    ChenXi Wu
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:6157-61. 2010
    ..Data from two different harvests suggest that the uptake from soil to root and translocation from root to leaf may be rate limited for triclosan and triclocarban and metabolism may occur within the plant for carbamazepine...
  55. doi New concepts for dynamic plant uptake models
    A Rein
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
    SAR QSAR Environ Res 22:191-215. 2011
    ..Examples are pesticide spraying, or the application of manure and sewage sludge on agricultural fields...
  56. doi Toxicity and pollutant impact analysis in an urban river due to combined sewer overflows loads
    A Casadio
    DISTART Università di Bologna, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Water Sci Technol 61:207-15. 2010
    ..Resulting toxicity values are fairly high in both measuring points and seem to confirm synergistic interactions between heavy metals...
  57. pmc Occurrence of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in wastewater treatment plant bioreactors
    Hee Deung Park
    Environmental Engineering and Sciences Program, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 2115, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:5643-7. 2006
    ....
  58. doi Distribution, fate and risk assessment of antibiotics in sewage treatment plants in Hong Kong, South China
    H W Leung
    State Key Laboratory in Marine Pollution, City University of Hong Kong, 83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
    Environ Int 42:1-9. 2012
    Occurrence, removal, consumption and environmental risks of sixteen antibiotics were investigated in several sewage treatment plants (STPs) featuring different treatment levels in Hong Kong, China...
  59. doi The use of Collembola avoidance tests to characterize sewage sludges as soil amendments
    T Natal-da-Luz
    IMAR CMA, Department of Zoology, University of Coimbra, Largo Marques de Pombal, P3004 517 Coimbra, Portugal
    Chemosphere 77:1526-33. 2009
    The ecotoxicological characterization of sewage sludge takes into account the additive, antagonistic and synergistic effects that occur as a result of multi-chemical interactions...
  60. doi The EPS characteristics of sludge in an aerobic granule membrane bioreactor
    Wang Xuan
    Tianjin Key Laboratory of Hollow Fiber Membrane Material and Membrane Process, Institute of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Tianjin Polytechnical University, Tianjin 300160, China
    Bioresour Technol 101:8046-50. 2010
    ..Furthermore, application of aerobic granule can improve sludge filtering properties and delay the process of membrane fouling, as a result of better morphological structure and lower EPS content...
  61. pmc Detection of novel sequences related to african Swine Fever virus in human serum and sewage
    Joy Loh
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Box 8118, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Virol 83:13019-25. 2009
    ..We report here the discovery of novel viral sequences in human serum and sewage which are clearly related to the asfarvirus family but highly divergent from ASFV...
  62. doi Environmental release of oseltamivir from a Norwegian sewage treatment plant during the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) pandemic
    Henriette Leknes
    NILU, Norwegian Institute for Air Research, PO Box 100, N 2027 Kjeller, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 414:632-8. 2012
    ..that the pharmaceutically active metabolite of OP, oseltamivir carboxylate (OC), is not readily degraded in sewage treatment plants (STPs) and therefore will be released into receiving waters in elevated concentrations during a ..
  63. doi Removal of heavy metal ions by iron oxide coated sewage sludge
    Thapanapong Phuengprasop
    Inter department of Environmental Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Hazard Mater 186:502-7. 2011
    The municipal sewage sludge was modified with iron oxide employed in metal ions removal. The surface modification method was proposed and the effect of parameters in the preparation was studied...
  64. pmc Quantification of Shiga toxin-converting bacteriophages in wastewater and in fecal samples by real-time quantitative PCR
    Lejla Imamovic
    Department of Microbiology, University of Barcelona, Diagonal 645, Annex, Floor 0, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5693-701. 2010
    ..A total of 150 samples, including urban raw sewage samples, wastewater samples with fecal contamination from cattle, pigs, and poultry, and fecal samples from humans ..
  65. doi Influence of operational parameters on nitrogen removal efficiency and microbial communities in a full-scale activated sludge process
    Young Mo Kim
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Water Res 45:5785-95. 2011
    ....
  66. ncbi Assessing risk of heavy metals from consuming food grown on sewage irrigated soils and food chain transfer
    N Sridhara Chary
    Analytical Chemistry and Environmental Sciences Division, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad 500 007, India
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 69:513-24. 2008
    Heavy metal pollution of soils resulting from sewage and wastewater irrigation is causing major concern due to the potential risk involved. In the present study Musi River and its environs were assessed for heavy metal contamination...
  67. doi Bacterial community structure in geographically distributed biological wastewater treatment reactors
    Siqing Xia
    State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, Tongji University, Shanghai 200092, PR China
    Environ Sci Technol 44:7391-6. 2010
    ..Typically, these organisms ranked somewhat lower in terms of abundance but a few were present is much higher proportions...
  68. doi Determination of alkylphenol polyethoxylates, bisphenol-A, 17α-ethynylestradiol and 17β-estradiol and its metabolites in sewage samples by SPE and LC/MS/MS
    T Vega-Morales
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Marine Sciences, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 35017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Hazard Mater 183:701-11. 2010
    ..model the behaviour of some endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and to establish the level of contamination in sewage samples, a quantitative method for the simultaneous determination of nonylphenol, octylphenol and corresponding ..
  69. doi Seroepidemiology of infection with Toxoplasma gondii in workers occupationally exposed to water, sewage, and soil in Durango, Mexico
    C Alvarado-Esquivel
    Faculty of Medicine, Juárez University of Durango State, Avenida Universidad S N esquina Fanny Anitua, 34000 Durango, Dgo, Mexico
    J Parasitol 96:847-50. 2010
    Water, sewage, and soil are potential sources of infection for Toxoplasma gondii. Therefore, we sought to determine the prevalence of T...
  70. doi Reactive arthritis in a population exposed to an extensive waterborne gastroenteritis outbreak after sewage contamination in Pirkanmaa, Finland
    T Uotila
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Rheumatol 40:358-62. 2011
    ..To assess the occurrence, clinical picture, and triggering infections of reactive arthritis (ReA) associated with a large waterborne gastroenteritis outbreak...
  71. ncbi Tetracycline resistance genes and tetracycline resistant lactose-fermenting Enterobacteriaceae in activated sludge of sewage treatment plants
    Tong Zhang
    Environmental Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Environ Sci Technol 43:3455-60. 2009
    Activated sludges were sampled from five sewage treatment plants (STPs) distributed in three geographically isolated areas, i.e...
  72. doi Occurrence, abundance and elimination of class 1 integrons in one municipal sewage treatment plant
    Liping Ma
    State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, School of the Environment, Nanjing University, 163 Xianlin Road, Nanjing, 210046, China
    Ecotoxicology 20:968-73. 2011
    ..1 integrons were investigated for bacterial species isolated from the activated sludge of Nanjing Jiangxinzhou sewage treatment plant (STP, China)...
  73. doi Occurrence, abundance, and diversity of tetracycline resistance genes in 15 sewage treatment plants across China and other global locations
    Xu Xiang Zhang
    Environmental Biotechnology Lab, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Environ Sci Technol 45:2598-604. 2011
    Activated sludge was sampled from 15 sewage treatment plants (STPs) across China and other global locations to investigate the occurrence, abundance and diversity of tetracycline resistance genes (tet) in the STPs...
  74. doi Micropollutant loads in the urban water cycle
    Andreas Musolff
    Department of Hydrogeology, UFZ Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research, 04318 Leipzig, Germany
    Environ Sci Technol 44:4877-83. 2010
    ..This study points out the importance of the pollution pathway CSO and groundwater for the contamination assessments of urban water resources...
  75. doi Biodegradation of deltamethrin and its hydrolysis product 3-phenoxybenzaldehyde by a newly isolated Streptomyces aureus strain HP-S-01
    Shaohua Chen
    Key Laboratory of Pesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education, Laboratory of Insect Toxicology, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 90:1471-83. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the biodegradation kinetics corresponded with the first-order model. Therefore, strain HP-S-01 is suitable for the efficient and rapid bioremediation of pyrethroid-contaminated environment...
  76. doi Sewage impacts coral reefs at multiple levels of ecological organization
    Pasinee Reopanichkul
    Faculty of Science, Health and Education, University of the Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore, Queensland Q 4558, Australia
    Mar Pollut Bull 58:1356-62. 2009
    ..Because interventions usually require local data on pollution impacts, we measured ecological responses to sewage discharges in Surin Marine Park, Thailand...
  77. doi Monitoring anthropogenic sewage pollution on mangrove creeks in southern Mozambique: a test of Palaemon concinnus Dana, 1852 (Palaemonidae) as a biological indicator
    Gil Penha-Lopes
    Laboratório Marítimo da Guia, Centro de Oceanografia, FCUL, Avenida N a Senhora do Cabo, N 939, 2750 374 Cascais, Portugal
    Environ Pollut 159:636-45. 2011
    ..Palaemon concinnus populations from one peri-urban (domestic sewage impacted) and two pristine mangrove creeks were studied by sampling nearly 100 shrimps per location every 15 days ..
  78. doi Biodegradation of fenvalerate and 3-phenoxybenzoic acid by a novel Stenotrophomonas sp. strain ZS-S-01 and its use in bioremediation of contaminated soils
    Shaohua Chen
    Key Laboratory of Pesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education, Laboratory of Insect Toxicology, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 90:755-67. 2011
    ..3 to 4.9 days. Compared with the controls, the half-lives for fenvalerate and 3-PBA reduced by 16.9-156.3 days. These results highlight strain ZS-S-01 may have potential for use in bioremediation of pyrethroid-contaminated environment...
  79. pmc Molecular detection of hepatitis E virus in sewage samples
    Giuseppina La Rosa
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5870-3. 2010
    ..In Italy, the true burden of HEV infection is unknown. Molecular HEV screening of raw sewage samples from 11 wastewater treatment plants yielded 19 positives (16%; 18 genotype I, 1 genotype III) evenly ..
  80. pmc Freshwater suspended sediments and sewage are reservoirs for enterotoxin-positive Clostridium perfringens
    Sabrina R Mueller-Spitz
    Great Lakes WATER Institute, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5556-62. 2010
    ..PCR and toxin gene profiles identified 174 isolates collected from the suspended sediments, surface water, and sewage influent as C. perfringens type A...
  81. pmc Neurovirulent vaccine-derived polioviruses in sewage from highly immune populations
    Lester M Shulman
    Central Virology Laboratory, Public Health Services, Ministry of Health, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    PLoS ONE 1:e69. 2006
    ..Israeli environmental surveillance of sewage from populations with high (>95%) documented vaccine coverage of confirmed efficacy identified two separate ..
  82. doi Evidence of the co-circulation of enteric viruses in sewage and in the population of Greater Cairo
    A H Kamel
    Laboratory of Virology, National Reference Center for Enteric Viruses, Public Hospital of Dijon, Dijon, France
    J Appl Microbiol 108:1620-9. 2010
    To characterize major enteric viruses (enterovirus, rotavirus, norovirus, astrovirus and adenovirus) in the sewage of Greater Cairo and to compare the results with clinical data collected during the same period.
  83. pdf Detection and molecular characterization of enteric viruses in environmental samples in Monastir, Tunisia between January 2003 and April 2007
    K Sdiri-Loulizi
    Laboratory of Infectious Diseases and Biological Agents, Faculty of Pharmacy, Monastir, Tunisia
    J Appl Microbiol 109:1093-104. 2010
    A prospective study was performed to characterize the main human enteric viruses able to persist in sewage samples and in shellfish tissues, and to establish the correlation between environmental strains and viral infantile diarrhoea ..
  84. pmc Environmental surveillance of Non-Polio Enteroviruses in Iran
    Mohammad Kargar
    Department of Microbiology, Islamic Azad University, Jahrom Branch, Iran
    Virol J 6:149. 2009
    ..Therefore, by detecting enteroviruses in environmental specimens and sewage, we can understand this virus circulation, the approximate ratio of contaminated persons in society and they are ..
  85. pmc Oseltamivir carboxylate, the active metabolite of oseltamivir phosphate (Tamiflu), detected in sewage discharge and river water in Japan
    Gopal C Ghosh
    Research Centre for Environmental Quality Management, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Environ Health Perspect 118:103-7. 2010
    ....
  86. pmc Biomonitoring of complex occupational exposures to carcinogens: the case of sewage workers in Paris
    Hamzeh Al Zabadi
    INSERM ERI 11, Nancy University Medical School, 9 Av de la Foret de Haye, BP 184, 54505 Vandoeuvre Les Nancy Cedex, France
    BMC Cancer 8:67. 2008
    b>Sewage workers provide an essential service in the protection of public and environmental health. However, they are exposed to varied mixtures of chemicals; some are known or suspected to be genotoxics or carcinogens...
  87. doi The detection of enteric viruses in selected urban and rural river water and sewage in Kenya, with special reference to rotaviruses
    N M Kiulia
    Enteric Viruses Research Group, Institute of Primate Research, Karen, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Appl Microbiol 109:818-28. 2010
    To determine the occurrence of eight human enteric viruses in surface water and sewage samples from different geographical areas in Kenya.
  88. doi Human sewage identified as likely source of white pox disease of the threatened Caribbean elkhorn coral, Acropora palmata
    Kathryn Patterson Sutherland
    Department of Biology, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL 32789, USA
    Environ Microbiol 12:1122-31. 2010
    ..During outbreaks in 2003 a unique strain of S. marcescens was identified in both human sewage and white pox lesions...
  89. doi Isolation and characterization of Klebsiella pneumoniae specific bacteriophages from sewage samples
    S Kumari
    Department of Microbiology, Panjab University, Basic Medical Sciences Building, Chandigarh, 160014, India
    Folia Microbiol (Praha) 55:221-7. 2010
    ..Kpn13, Kpn17 and Kpn22), each having specificity against Klebsiella pneumoniae strain B5055, were isolated from sewage samples and characterized in terms of growth characteristics, genetic material, morphology and structural proteins...
  90. doi Characterization and quantification of class 1 integrons and associated gene cassettes in sewage treatment plants
    Xu Xiang Zhang
    Environmental Biotechnology Lab, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 82:1169-77. 2009
    Class 1 integrons and gene cassettes containing antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) in five different sewage treatment plants (STPs) were characterized and quantified using polymerase chain reaction (PCR), sequencing, and quantitative real-..
  91. pmc Detection and quantification of group C rotaviruses in communal sewage
    Edina Meleg
    Regional Laboratory of Virology, Baranya County Institute of State Public Health Service, Szabadság út 7, H 7623 Pecs, Hungary
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:3394-9. 2008
    ..A total of 35 raw and 35 treated sewage samples collected at the same sampling time in four Hungarian sewage treatment plants during a survey in 2005 were ..
  92. doi Priority pollutants in wastewater and combined sewer overflow
    Johnny Gasperi
    Universite Paris Est, Cereve, UMR MA102 AgroParisTech, 61 Avenue du Gal de Gaulle, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Sci Total Environ 407:263-72. 2008
    ..Of the 66 elements investigated, 33 and 40 priority substances could be observed in raw sewage and wet weather effluent, respectively...
  93. pmc Molecular structure and transferability of Tn1546-like elements in Enterococcus faecium isolates from clinical, sewage, and surface water samples in Iran
    M Talebi
    Department of Microbiology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:1350-6. 2008
    ..faecium (VREF) isolates obtained from patients (n = 49), surface water (n = 28), and urban and hospital sewage (n = 66) in Tehran, Iran, were investigated...
  94. doi New tools for the study and direct surveillance of viral pathogens in water
    Albert Bosch
    Enteric Virus Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 19:295-301. 2008
    ..However, new tools are nowadays available for the study and direct surveillance of viral pathogens in water that may contribute to fulfil these requirements...
  95. pmc Meta-analysis of mass balances examining chemical fate during wastewater treatment
    Jochen Heidler
    Johns Hopkins University Center for Water and Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:6324-32. 2008
    ..as well as on the chemical loading to streams and soils receiving, respectively, treated effluent and digested sewage sludge (biosolids)...
  96. doi Fluorescence as a potential monitoring tool for recycled water systems: a review
    R K Henderson
    UNSW Water Research Centre, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Water Res 43:863-81. 2009
    ..water systems - for example, cross-connection events in dual reticulation pipes that recycle advanced treated sewage effluent - as existing technologies, including total organic carbon and conductivity monitoring, cannot always ..
  97. pmc Bacteriophages and diffusion of beta-lactamase genes
    Maite Muniesa
    University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1134-7. 2004
    We evaluated the presence of various Beta-lactamase genes within the bacteriophages in sewage. Results showed the occurrence of phage particles carrying sequences of bla(OXA-2), bla(PSE-1) or bla(PSE-4) and bla(PSE)-type genes...
  98. ncbi Virulence characteristics and epidemiology of Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersiniae other than Y. pseudotuberculosis and Y. pestis isolated from water and sewage
    J P Falcão
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas UNESP, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    J Appl Microbiol 96:1230-6. 2004
    To determine the species, bio-sero-phagetypes, antimicrobial drug resistance and also the pathogenic potential of 144 strains of Yersinia spp. isolated from water sources and sewage in Brazil.
  99. ncbi Odour measurements for sewage treatment works
    P Gostelow
    School of Water Sciences, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedford MK43 OAL, UK
    Water Res 35:579-97. 2001
    Public concern over odours from sewage treatment works is increasing. More people are being exposed to odours, due to development around existing works or construction of new works...
  100. ncbi Behavior and occurrence of estrogens in municipal sewage treatment plants--I. Investigations in Germany, Canada and Brazil
    T A Ternes
    ESWE Institute for Water Research and Water Technology, Wiesbaden, Germany
    Sci Total Environ 225:81-90. 1999
    The developed method enables the quantification of estrogens in sewage samples down to 1 ng/l and in river water down to 0.5 ng/l...
  101. ncbi Sequence of the 68,869 bp IncP-1alpha plasmid pTB11 from a waste-water treatment plant reveals a highly conserved backbone, a Tn402-like integron and other transposable elements
    Thomas Tennstedt
    Fakultat fur Biologie, Lehrstuhl fur Genetik, Universitat Bielefeld, Postfach 100131, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Plasmid 53:218-38. 2005
    ..Identification of IncP-1alpha plasmids in bacteria of the waste-water treatment plant's final effluents indicates that bacteria carrying these kind of plasmids are released into the environment...

Research Grants64

  1. Detection of Pathogens in Avian Fecal Pollution
    SANDRA MCLELLAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..many times are not a reflection of serious contamination events that present a known health risk, such as human sewage overflows...
  2. Natural History of Urban Leptospirosis
    Albert Icksang Ko; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to hypothesize that effective prevention of urban leptospirosis requires providing slum communities with adequate sewage and drainage systems...
  3. Novel accelerated in vitro breeding for phytoremediation
    MIHALY CZAKO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of TCP at Southern Sun (8a), and to demonstrate biomass production and remediation of a select pollutant in city sewage sludge at BioTech, Inc., Cayce SC (8b), and potentially in hog lagoons in Clinton, NC...
  4. PREVENTION OF MILK-BORNE TRANSMISSION OF HIV IN BOTSWANA
    Myron Essex; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..is likely to increase infant morbidity and mortality, especially in environments where water quality and sewage treatment are not optimal...
  5. Transmission dynamics of cryptosporidial infections in India
    Gagandeep Kang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..as well as potentially transmissible infections in family members, household animals, drinking water and sewage. Molecular information on genotyping will be integrated with clinical and epidemiologic information in a spatial ..
  6. Methyl Mercury Evaluation in Dental Waste Water
    James Drummond; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Hypothesis: Bacterial species in the Dental sewage pipe biofilms include those from the oral biofilms (e.g...
  7. The metalloenzymes of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria
    A Pacheco; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Mixtures of Nm. europaea, and complementary bacteria that reduce nitrite to nitrogen, are used in sewage treatment plants to eliminate excess ammonia from waste water...
  8. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..internet to seek assistance in conducting research into health problems that may be caused by land application of sewage sludge, and to educate citizens and government officials...
  9. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..internet to seek assistance in conducting research into health problems that may be caused by land application of sewage sludge, and to educate citizens and government officials...
  10. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven B Wing; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..internet to seek assistance in conducting research into health problems that may be caused by land application of sewage sludge, and to educate citizens and government officials...
  11. LUNG DISEASE IN CHINESE TEXTILE WORKERS
    David Christiani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..in a wide variety of occupational settings, including textiles, grain processing, wood processing, animal confinement, sewage treatment, biotechnology, and clean-up of environmental disasters such as Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
  12. LUNG DISEASE IN CHINESE TEXTILE WORKERS
    David Christiani; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..control in a wide variety of occupational settings, including textiles, grain processing, wood processing, animal confinement, sewage treatment, biotechnology, and clean-up of environmental disasters such as Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
  13. South Valley Partners for Environmental Justice
    LAURO SILVA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..two superfund sites and an extensive network of leaking underground storage sites, abandoned landfills, the metro sewage treatment facility, and extensive residential septic systems...
  14. ISEB-2004-Chicago International Conference
    Ananda Chakrabarty; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..are waste water treatments, clean energy, remediation of toxic dump sites or oil spill, municipal or industrial sewage or effluent treatments, are the major areas of concern or study...