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December 18, 2020
Investigators in Tennessee detailed associations between seasonal increases in sporadic pediatric cases of norovirus gastroenteritis and reported norovirus outbreaks among older populations.
April 27, 2020
More than 2 million ambulatory clinic encounters and 100,000 hospitalizations annually are due to the disease.
August 27, 2019
Because norovirus is highly contagious in low concentrations, detection is typically conducted via a PCR-based method. But that requires time, a lab setting, and trained personnel.
July 01, 2019
A single antibody, A1431, showed broad blockade toward tested GII.4 strains and was able to neutralize the pandemic GII.P16-GII.4 Sydney strain of norovirus.
December 14, 2018
Investigators at Johns Hopkins have developed a new saliva-based assay that would make norovirus infection testing less invasive.
November 29, 2018
Investigators have determined that norovirus outbreaks occur most frequently in health care settings and are often caused by strains of a virulent genotype.
August 09, 2018
NIH researchers discovered that norovirus and rotavirus can be transmitted through cloaked viral clusters which exacerbate the spread and severity of disease.
May 15, 2018
The California Department of Public Health warns consumers to avoid the consumption of raw oysters harvested in British Columbia due to risk of contamination.
April 27, 2018
In case you missed them, we've compiled the top five infectious disease articles from this past week.
April 23, 2018
By studying norovirus infections in mice, researchers have discovered how the virus targets rare intestinal cells to cause intense illness.