Report name:

Investigation of F-RNA Bacteriophage as a tool in re-opening Australian oyster growing areas following sewage spills


Valeria A. Torok, Kate R Hodgson, Jessica Jolley, Alison Turnbull



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Journal Article

Background information:

This paper details the use of bacteriophages to detect human enteric viruses in oysters and using them as a management tool.


17 February 2021

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Other information:

Bacteriophages have been identified as indicators for human enteric viruses. This paper demonstrates their potential use as a shellfish management tool.

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