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Volume 20, Number 1—January 2014

Effects of Drinking-Water Filtration on Cryptosporidium Seroepidemiology, Scotland

Colin N. RamsayComments to Author , Adam P. Wagner, Chris Robertson, Huw V. Smith, and Kevin G.J. Pollock
Author affiliations: Health Protection Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland, UK (C.N. Ramsay, C. Robertson, K.G.J. Pollock); University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (A.P. Wagner, C. Robertson); International Prevention Research Institute, Lyon, France (C. Robertson); Scottish Parasite Diagnostic Laboratory, Glasgow (H.V. Smith)

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Table 2

Concentration of oocysts in drinking water before and after September 2007 installation of filtration system in Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Location, period Concentration of oocysts/10 L
Reduction, %
Raw Final
Before 0.000850 0.000439 48
Before 0.004219 0.001320 69
After 0.000855 0.000000 100

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