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Laboratory for Infectious Disease and the Environment (LIDE)

March 26, 2019

The Laboratory for Infectious Disease and the Environment (LIDE) studies the occurrence, fate and transport, and health effects of human and agricultural zoonotic pathogens in the environment. The LIDE is an interagency collaborative effort between the U.S. Geological Survey and the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service that conducts research to inform decision makers and advance scientific knowledge. The LIDE collaborates with public agencies and academic researchers in partnerships and works cooperatively or independently on all aspects of the research process. The LIDE's laboratory capabilities include quantitative polymerase chain reaction and pathogen culture.

Publication Year 2019
Title Laboratory for Infectious Disease and the Environment (LIDE)
DOI 10.3133/fs20183079
Authors Joel P. Stokdyk, Jennifer L. Bruce, Tucker R. Burch, Susan K. Spencer, Aaron Firnstahl, Mark A. Borchardt
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2018-3079
Index ID fs20183079
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Upper Midwest Water Science Center