Norovirus Statistics

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Norovirus is commonly described as the Ferrari of the virus world. If improperly controlled, the virus can spread like wild fire and easily lead to an epidemic. According to the Center of Disease Control (CDC), the Norovirus is responsible for approximately 21 million cases of acute gastroenteritis, and accounts for more than 50 percent of food-borne diseases in America. Outbreaks of the virus occur...