- Virology assays by cell culture to determine the
presence/absence of Reoviruses, Adenoviruses and Enteroviruses
including detection & enumeration of these viruses
- Nucleic acid detection for
- Norwalk viruses
- Hepatitis A virus,
- Rotaviruses group A
Parasite detection in water and effluent samples,
sludge, soil and sediment.
- Detection of Taenia sp., Ascaris sp. ova , giardia cysts and
cryptosporidium oocysts by microscopy
- Detection of giardia and cryptosporidium by nucleic acid
amplification, immunofluorescent microscopy, magnetic bead
techniques and Flow Cytometry.
Services are available in all areas of virology and
environmental microbiology and include epidemiology, design of
sampling regimes and risk assessment studies.
Consultants and associates:
Dr. G. Grohmann (Director and
EML, WSL, ALS, NMI Consultants
Bridges and Garrett
Consultant academic staff at the
several Australian Universities.
Champion and partners