Latest Publications and Research on Norovirus
Increasing Recombinant Strains Emerged in Norovirus Outbreaks in Jiangsu, China: 2015-2018.
Fu J, Bao C, Huo X, Hu J, Shi C, Lin Q, Zhang J, Ai J, Xing Z
From January 2015 to December 2018, 213 norovirus outbreaks with 3,951 patients were reported in Jiangsu, China. Based on viral RdRp and VP1 genes, ei... Read More
BMC Infect. Dis.
What proportion of care home outbreaks are caused by norovirus? An analysis of viral causes of gastroenteritis outbreaks in care homes, North East England, 2016-2018.
Inns T, Wilson D, Manley P, Harris JP, O'Brien SJ, Vivancos R
Outbreaks of infectious gastroenteritis are common in care homes for the elderly. Norovirus can cause these outbreaks, but diagnosis is frequently bas... Read More
Environ. Sci. Technol. 2019 Dec 30
Inactivation of Murine Norovirus and Fecal Coliforms by Ferrate(VI) in Secondary Effluent Wastewater.
Manoli K, Maffettone R, Sharma VK, Santoro D, Ray AK, Passalacqua KD, Carnahan KE, Wobus C, Sarathy S
Ferrate(VI) (FeVIO42, Fe(VI)) is an emerging oxidant/disinfectant to treat a wide range of contaminants and microbial pollutants in wastewater. This s... Read More
J. Clin. Virol.
Epidemiology and genotype diversity of norovirus infections among children aged <5 years following rotavirus vaccine introduction in Blantyre, Malawi.
Hungerford D, Jere KC, Bar-Zeev N, Harris JP, Cunliffe NA, Iturriza-Gómara M
Following rotavirus vaccine introduction, norovirus has emerged as a significant pathogen associated with acute gastroenteritis among children in some... Read More
Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J. 2019 Dec 20
Characterization of Circulating Clostridium difficile Strains, Host Response and Intestinal Microbiome in Hospitalized Children With Diarrhea.
Lees EA, Carrol ED, Ellaby NAF, Roberts P, Corless CE, Lenzi L, Darby A, O'Brien SJ, Cunliffe NA, Turner MA, Miyajima F, Pirmohamed M
Clostridium difficile is capable of causing severe enterocolitis in adults. The significance of toxin-producing C. difficile in children with diarrhea... Read More