A modified approach to recover and enumerate Ascaris ova in wastewater and sludge
Vivek B Ravindran, Aravind Surapaneni, Nicholas D Crosbie, Jonathan Schmidt, Esmaeil Shahsavari, Nagalakshmi Haleyur, Sarvesh K Soni, Andrew S Ball
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2019
Awarded by South East Water
The authors acknowledge the funding granted (Grant Number-0200314675) by South East Water (http://southeastwater.com.au/Pages/Home.aspx), Melbourne Water (https://www.melbournewater.com.au/) and Sydney Water (http://www.sydneywater.com.au/SW/index.htm).The fund was awarded to Distinguished Professor Andrew S Ball (ASB) of RMIT University, Bundoora, Australia. The authors also acknowledge support from the RMIT-ECP Opportunity Grant and RMIT Research Translation Seed Funding for the development of this research. We also acknowledge South East Water and Melbourne Water for providing samples for this research. The funding bodies had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.