Title:

Depuration of the Sydney rock oyster with particular reference to Vibrio vulnificus

Project Number:

1991-075

Organisation:

UNSW Sydney

Principal Investigator:

Kenneth A. Buckle

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$24,589.83

Program(s):

Industry

Objectives

1. Optimise identification & enumeration of Vibrio vulnificus & other marine vibrios & microbiological contaminants of major oyster-growing areas in NSW.

2. Assess the incidence of V vulnificus and other marine Vobrios and traditional microbioliological contaminants (faecal coliforms, E. Coli) in the marine environment of major oyster growing areas in NSW

3. Determine rate & extent of accumulation in & removal of Vv from Sydney rock oyster in lab & commonwealth depuration

Depuration of the Sydney rock oyster with particular reference to Vibrio vulnificus

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Date Published:September 2017