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Table 1 Mean of the undamaged and infectious HAdV particles per site ( n= 12)

From: Evaluation and molecular characterization of human adenovirus in drinking water supplies: viral integrity and viability assays

HAdV Lagoon water Spring source water Public supply system water
Undamaged* 75.0 (9/12) 58.0(7/12) 66.6 (8/12)
Infectious* 75.0 (9/12) 25.0 (3/12) 58.0 (7/12)
Infectious in ICC-RT-qPCR* 75.0 (9/12) 25.0 (3/12) 58.0 (7/12)
Infectious per PA* 66.0 (8/12) 8.0 (1/12) 33.0 (4/12)
Undamaged** 1.65 × 106 7.72 × 105 1.24 × 106
Infectious by ICC-RT-qPCR** 4.80 × 105 3.69 × 103 2.18 × 104
Infectious by PA*** 1.07 × 102 3.33 × 100 3.33 × 101
  1. * Rate (%). ** Mean (GC/L). *** Mean (PFU/L).