07 October 2009 → 06 October 2013
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Medical and health sciences
Agricultural and food sciences
- Veterinary medicine
giardia water cryptosporidium zoonotic transmission
This longitudinal study in Belgium and Bangladesh aims to estimate the prevalence of both parasites in surface water that is used for the production of drinking water, with emphasis on the zoonotic relevance using molecular characterisation by PCR, on establishing the source of infection on the dynamics of the curface water contamination using GIS.