We recommend that clients use the two tests simultaneously in order to achieve greater sensitivity and reliability with the results, particularly with regard to negative results. Each test serves as a counter check with the other test by targeting a different indicator organism.
Swine Fecal Pollution Sources
- A discussion on the sources of Swine fecal pollution and they find their way into bodies of water.
Swine MST Case Studies
- Case studies of microbial source tracking used to detect Swine fecal contamination in water bodies.
Below is the highlights of the DNA analytical service mentioned above.
The Pig Bacteroidetes ID
™ service uses PCR DNA technology to determine the presence of pig fecal contamination
. The service targets fecal Bacteroidetes that are found in pigs.