Isolation and polymerase chain reaction identification of bacteria from the 2014–2015 flood of Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia

Flood waters can be devastating, especially if proactive measures are not adequately taken ahead of time to mitigate the effects of the flood. In addition to the direct impact of flood water is the transmission of waterborne, foodborne, and airborne infection
Correspondence to: Pwaveno Huladeino Bamaiyi, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, 16100, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia. Present address: Department of Public Health, School of Allied Health Sciences, Kampala International University, Uganda. E-mail: pwaveno.hb@umk.; [email protected]
Bacteria, Biodiversity, Flood, isolation, Malaysia, PCR, 16S rRNA