Olaf Sunnotel, Colm Lowery, JE Moore, James Dooley, L Xiao, B. Cherie Millar, PJ Rooney, WJ Snelling

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This review discusses characteristics of the genus Cryptosporidium and addresses the pathogenesis, reservoirs, public health significance and current applications for the detection and typing of this important pathogen. By increasing knowledge in key areas of Cryptosporidium research such as aetiology, epidemiology, transmission and host interactions, the numbers of cases of human cryptosporidiosis should be reduced.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-16
JournalLetters in Applied Microbiology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - Jul 2006


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