Detection of Bacteria, Viruses, Parasites and Fungi

Bioterrorism Prevention

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ISBN: 978-90-481-8542-9 (Print) 978-90-481-8544-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. BIOTERRORISM PREVENTION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      Bioterrorism: A Potential Weapon for Terrorist Attacks Through Food and Water Contamination: Evolution of Our Understanding of the Use of Chemical and Bacteriological Weapons

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      Pages 25-41

      Detection and Quantification of Bacteria and Fungi Using Solid-Phase Cytometry

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      Pages 43-49

      Vulnerability Assessment and Mapping of Akounq Groundwater Body, Armenia

  3. BACTERIA DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 52-52

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      Pages 53-86

      Methods for Detection of Shiga-Toxin Producing Escherichia coli (STEC)

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      Pages 87-124

      Genetic Diversity of Enterococci in Bryndza Cheese

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      Pages 125-138

      Salmonella Infections

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      Pages 139-184

      Molecular Diagnostics of Staphylococcus aureus

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      Pages 185-210

      Molecular Methods to Detect Bacillus cereus and Bacillus thuringiensis in Foods

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      Pages 211-235

      Control of Listeria monocytogenes in San Daniele Dry Cured Ham by Different Technologies: Reduction of L. Monocytogenes in Dry Cured Ham

  4. VIRAL INFECTIONS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 238-238

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      Pages 239-260

      Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Hepatitis B in the Mediterranean Region and Elsewhere

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      Pages 261-273

      Hepatitis E Virus (HEV) – An Emerging Viral Pathogen

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      Pages 275-295

      Dengue Virus Diagnostics

  5. PARASITES AND FUNGI

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 298-298

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      Pages 299-332

      Infectious Forms of Parasites in Food: Man Embedded in Ecosystems

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      Pages 333-356

      Unusual Developmental Pattern of Expression of Enzymes Involved in DNA Biosynthesis in Trichinella spiralis and Trichinella pseudospiralis

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      Pages 357-380

      Immunodulation and Helminths: Towards New Strategies for Treatment of Immune-Mediated Diseases?

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      Pages 381-388

      Parasites and Oncogenesis with a Special Reference to Gastro-Intestinal Neoplasia Induced by Cryptosporidium parvum

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      Pages 389-414

      Smart Biosensors for Determination of Mycotoxines