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Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Laboratory Team

The lead laboratory unit for domestic and global water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH)-related disease found in the natural environment in CDC's National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases.

Our Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Laboratory Team conducts:

  • Diagnostics for free-living ameba infections
  • Water-related outbreak investigations
  • Molecular surveillance for Giardia and Cryptosporidium
  • Water disinfection research
  • Serologic assay development

The team consists of 4 laboratory units:

Our WASH laboratory team also works with laboratories, subject matter experts, and programs around CDC.

 
 
Contact Us:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    1600 Clifton Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30333
  • 800-CDC-INFO
    (800-232-4636)
    TTY: (888) 232-6348
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