TABLE 2.

Inactivation of C. parvum oocysts by LP-UV (Starkey cabinet), as determined by the CC-Taqman PCR

UV dose (mJ/cm2)Log10 reduction in C. parvum oocyst infectivity in expt:Avg for all expts:
123
00000
31.271.282.041.53
61.571.592.251.80
121.661.791.871.77
202.072.22.22.16
301.962.42.18
5003.703.853.693.75
1,0004.04.04.04.0