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Can norovirus get into plants? Apparently, yes – Barfblog (blog)


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Can norovirus get into plants? Apparently, yes
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sorenne.strawberry.13 The objective of this study is to determine whether human NoV surrogates, murine norovirus (MNV-1) and Tulane virus (TV), can attach and become internalized and disseminated in strawberries grown in soil. The soil of growing …

Posted on 28 March 2015 | 3:33 pm

Norovirus vaccine elicits antibody response – Healio


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Norovirus vaccine elicits antibody response
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According to the report in PLoS Medicine, the vaccine elicited responses to several norovirus strains, including strains not included in the vaccine or to which the participants had previously been exposed. The researchers evaluated the potential cross
Norovirus vaccine study: Results indicate the vaccine 'may be available in the Outbreak News Today

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Posted on 27 March 2015 | 10:07 am

Hampton Roads doctors see increase in stomach bug cases – WAVY-TV


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Hampton Roads doctors see increase in stomach bug cases
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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton Roads has had more outbreaks of the norovirus, or stomach bug, in the past three months than all of 2014, according to the Virginia Department of Health. Many people get sick with norovirus from November to April, …

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 3:20 am

County health official reports uptick in norovirus throughout Oakland County – The Oakland Press


County health official reports uptick in norovirus throughout Oakland County
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Noroviruses are a group of viruses that cause gastroenteritis, according to the Michigan Department of Community Health. They can appear from 10 to 48 hours after exposure and cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramping. People infected with …

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Posted on 25 March 2015 | 6:52 pm

Norovirus Candidate Vaccine Induces Broad Antibody Responses in Trial … – Infection Control Today


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Norovirus Candidate Vaccine Induces Broad Antibody Responses in Trial
Infection Control Today
A multivalent candidate vaccine elicits broad antibody responses to a range of norovirus strains, including strains not included in the vaccine or previously encountered by participants, according to a new study published this week in PLOS Medicine.
Norovirus candidate vaccine provokes broad immune responseVaccine News Daily

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Posted on 25 March 2015 | 2:20 pm

Department of Health: Norovirus Not Just for Cruise Ships, cases noted in … – County 10


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Department of Health: Norovirus Not Just for Cruise Ships, cases noted in
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(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Norovirus, a common but sometimes misunderstood stomach bug, is circulating in several communities around the state, according to reports received by the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). There are no cases of the illness …

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Posted on 24 March 2015 | 7:49 pm

Norovirus Reported in Wyoming – KGWN


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Norovirus Reported in Wyoming
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Health reports cases of the stomach bug norovirus in several communities around the state. Norovirus is sometimes described as the "cruise ship virus" but can occur in many different settings.
State Health Department reports norovirus in WyomingLocalNews8.com

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Posted on 23 March 2015 | 4:23 pm

Norovirus Circulating in Several Communities – Basinsradio


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Norovirus Circulating in Several Communities
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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention describes norovirus is the nation's most common source of gastrointestinal illness. An estimated 19-21 million people get sick with norovirus each year. WDH currently has reports of increased
WDH currently has reports of increased norovirus activity in WyomingOil City
Department of Health: Norovirus Not Just for Cruise ShipsSheridan Media (press release)

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Posted on 20 March 2015 | 12:50 pm

Study: Contaminated Food Causes 14 Percent of Norovirus Outbreaks Worldwide – Food Safety News


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Study: Contaminated Food Causes 14 Percent of Norovirus Outbreaks Worldwide
Food Safety News
According to new work by researchers from the Netherlands, New Zealand and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 14 percent of all norovirus outbreaks are attributed to contaminated food. Noroviruses are one of the leading …
Texas seeing increase in NorovirusKXII-TV
Norovirus Outbreaks Remain Prevalent Through MarchStanly News & Press

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Posted on 11 March 2015 | 5:04 pm

Norovirus sickens nearly 3 dozen at Phoenix VA – azcentral.com


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Norovirus sickens nearly 3 dozen at Phoenix VA
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Phoenix VA officials said that the laboratory-confirmed norovirus has infected 16 patients and 19 staff members. Three people are beign treated in a medical unit, and all others have recovered, VA officials said. The Carl T. Hayden Veterans Affairs
16 patients, 19 staff impacted by Norovirus outbreak at Phoenix VAKPHO Phoenix
35 people sickened by norovirus at Phoenix VA hospitalKTAR.com
Norovirus: Dozens of staff and patients sickened at Phoenix VAOutbreak News Today
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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:25 am

Norovirus – Yahoo News Search Results

Stomach bug makes the rounds in Hampton Roads

You can call it norovirus if you want. Or the more elegant “winter vomiting disease.” Or, hell on earth. Anyone who’s spent time with one body part or another over the toilet lately can tell you stomach bugs are circulating Hampton Roads with a vengeance. And the numbers confirm an uptick in what doctors call gastroenteritis, or stomach sickness.

Posted on 25 March 2015 | 4:07 pm

Norovirus vaccine may be available in the future

A multivalent candidate vaccine elicits broad antibody responses to a range of norovirus strains, including strains not included in the vaccine or previously encountered by participants, according to a new study published this week in PLOS Medicine.

Posted on 25 March 2015 | 8:41 am

Norovirus candidate vaccine induces broad antibody responses in trial participants

( PLOS ) A multivalent candidate vaccine elicits broad antibody responses to a range of norovirus strains, including strains not included in the vaccine or previously encountered by participants, according to a new study published this week in PLOS Medicine. The results of the study, led by Lisa Lindesmith and Ralph Baric of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, indicate that a …

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 3:37 pm

Norovirus outbreak at Arrowe Park Hospital

Restrictions placed on hospital following spread of highly contagious sickness bug

Posted on 23 March 2015 | 4:37 pm

Antioch senior residence outbreak blamed on norovirus

County health officials have confirmed that the virus caused several dozen Quail Lodge residents to develop gastrointestinal problems and prompted a temporary shutdown of the facility's kitchen; one infected person has died, though the cause is still unknown.

Posted on 21 March 2015 | 12:27 am

Norovirus sees another ward shut at Hereford County Hospital

Redbrook ward is closed just 24 hours after the hospital called itself clear of the bug

Posted on 17 March 2015 | 5:49 pm

Norovirus outbreak reported in Collin County

In a weekly conference call last where Texas health departments exchange patterns, causes, and effects of health and disease conditions, the Grayson County Health Department was notified of an outbreak of norovirus in Collin County.

Posted on 14 March 2015 | 8:48 pm

Norovirus confirmed at Wellington Elementary

The Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach confirmed Friday that the source of the GI Illness’ that caused many students and faculty members of Wellington Elementary School to experience sickness on March 5, is Norovirus GII.

Posted on 14 March 2015 | 2:46 am

Help hospitals prevent Norovirus spread in Somerset following outbreak

Norovirus is currently circulating in Somerset with several wards in Yeovil and Taunton hospitals on restricted access to prevent further spread. It is present in the community all year round, but outbreaks tend to be more frequent during the winter months.

Posted on 9 March 2015 | 5:08 am

Norovirus returns: advice is to stay away from GP

After Halloween and Bonfire Night, we have the return of another, much less welcome, winter tradition: the norovirus . Or, as The Times reports, “Tis the season for winter vomiting bug”.

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 12:29 am