Cryptosporidium parvum is a common protozoan pathogen with a worldwide distribution and it can cause severe and life-threatening diarrhea in an immunocompromised host.
What does CP stand for?
CP stands for Cryptosporidium Parvum (microbiology)
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Genetic diversity within Cryptosporidium parvum and related Cryptosporidium species.
Standard operating protocol for the monitoring of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts in treated water supplies to satisfy water supply (water quality) (amendment) regulations.
Then, in 1993, the citizens of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, suffered what would become the single largest waterborne outbreak on record when the city's water supply became contaminated with Cryptosporidium parvum (C.
In other studies, Cryptosporidium parvum infection activated both CD4+ and CD8+ gamma/delta T cells, and Giardia species stimulated the release of several effector molecules, including defensins, cryptdins, and indolicidin.
For Agricultural Research Service zoologist Ronald Fayer, a parasite called Cryptosporidium parvum proved to be the great pretender.
Those measures apparently slowed the spread of Cryptosporidium parvum, a diarrhea-causing parasite that can spread from farm animals to people via water or soil tainted with feces.