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Scientists warn of deadly new norovirus – Press Herald


The Straits Times

Scientists warn of deadly new norovirus
Press Herald
The new strain of norovirus known as GII.17 that emerged in southern China has the potential to spread widely because people will probably lack immunity to it, researchers in Japan said Thursday. That means the bug, which kills about 800 people in an …
Vomiting virus that emerged in southern China now spreading around the worldShanghaiist
New gastro bug going round globeNew Zealand Herald

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Posted on 7 July 2015 | 8:01 am

At Least 96 Sickened With Norovirus at North Carolina Sushi Burger Bar – Food Safety News


Food Safety News

At Least 96 Sickened With Norovirus at North Carolina Sushi Burger Bar
Food Safety News
http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock- At least 96 people were sickened with norovirus from The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar in Charlotte, NC, in early June, reports the Charlotte Observer. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services …

Posted on 2 July 2015 | 4:51 pm

Heat-Denatured Lysozyme Inactivates Murine Norovirus as a Surrogate Human … – Nature.com


Nature.com

Heat-Denatured Lysozyme Inactivates Murine Norovirus as a Surrogate Human
Nature.com
Human norovirus infects humans through the consumption of contaminated food, contact with the excrement or vomit of an infected person, and through airborne droplets that scatter the virus through the air. Being highly infectious and highly viable in

Posted on 2 July 2015 | 10:40 am

Norovirus Strikes Ryndam; Cruise Ends Early – Cruise Law News


Cruise Law News

Norovirus Strikes Ryndam; Cruise Ends Early
Cruise Law News
As is the case with virtually all cruise-related norovirus cases, there has been no disclosure of the cause of the viral outbreak (i.e., contaminated food or water, crew members working while ill, or – the cruise industry's favorite excuse, cruise
Cruise Ship Returns to Port Early due to Norovirus OutbreakCruise Critic
Norovirus Outbreak Forces Holland America Ship Back To Port EarlyCruise Hive

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Posted on 1 July 2015 | 5:39 pm

More than 1000 people were likely sickened by norovirus after French mud run – Washington Post (blog)


UPI.com

More than 1000 people were likely sickened by norovirus after French mud run
Washington Post (blog)
More than 1,000 of the 8,400 people who participated in a Mud Day run in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region reported symptoms of a norovirus — diarrhea, vomiting and fever — within hours of the June 20 event. Some also suffered from abdominal pain …
1000 people possibly sickened by fecal matter in French mud runUPI.com
1000 runners sickened with suspected Norovirus after French mud runABC30.com
1000 runners infected with norovirus at muddy obstacle course race in FranceTelegraph.co.uk
Outbreak News Today
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Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:00 pm

Norovirus found after illness at Elgin golf outing – Chicago Daily Herald


Chicago Daily Herald

Norovirus found after illness at Elgin golf outing
Chicago Daily Herald
Two people submitted stool samples to the Kane County Health Department, and both tested positive for norovirus, Bohner said, adding he got the information Tuesday morning from Kane County. "That appears to be the causative agent," he said, adding the …
21 sickened by norovirus at Elgin fundraiser at Grumpy Goat Tavern, officials sayWLS-TV

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Posted on 17 June 2015 | 9:41 pm

Cowfish reopens Tuesday after norovirus – WCNC


Charlotte Business Journal (blog)

Cowfish reopens Tuesday after norovirus
WCNC
The Cowfish voluntarily closed. About 50 people got sick, and the health department has confirmed that norovirus is the cause. The working theory is an employee or customer had the virus and spread it, said Mecklenburg County Medical Director Dr
The Cowfish to reopen — again — following Norovirus outbreakCharlotte Business Journal (blog)
Health officials say Norovirus caused the temporary closing of The Cowfish Qcity metro
The Cowfish reopens after illnesses from NorovirusCharlotte Observer
Barfblog (blog) -TWC News -WBTV
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Posted on 15 June 2015 | 4:33 pm

Good News for Combating the Spread of Norovirus – ScienceBlog.com (blog)


ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Good News for Combating the Spread of Norovirus
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
Norovirus affects an estimated 20 million Americans every year, and the hardy virus can linger on exposed surfaces for weeks – making it difficult to stop the spread of the disease. But a new finding from NC State researchers shows that an age-old

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Posted on 15 June 2015 | 12:41 pm

Norovirus: The Near-Perfect Pathogen – Quality Assurance & Food Safety


Norovirus: The Near-Perfect Pathogen
Quality Assurance & Food Safety
The committee had been asked to assess the incidence and public health burden of human norovirus infection and the importance of food as a source of attribution; to provide advice on strategies to reduce, inactivate, and/or eliminate it in foods, on

Posted on 11 June 2015 | 7:35 pm

Health officials: Norovirus likely cause of Cowfish illnesses – WSOC Charlotte


WSOC Charlotte

Health officials: Norovirus likely cause of Cowfish illnesses
WSOC Charlotte
Mecklenburg County health officials said Norovirus likely sickened as many as 50 people at a popular south Charlotte restaurant. Cowfish reopens Sunday after employees reported illness. Officials said that Cowfish began receiving calls Friday from …
Norovirus Believed to be Cause of Cowfish Sushi Bar IllnessTWC News
Health officials: Norovirus likely cause of Cowfish restaurant illnessesWBTV
55 sick: Norovirus linked to NC Cowfish Sushi Bar illness55 sick: Norovirus Barfblog (blog)
Charlotte Business Journal (blog)
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Posted on 8 June 2015 | 5:02 pm