New study re-evaluates the total burden of norovirus on the UK … – Science Daily

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
New study re-evaluates the total burden of norovirus on the UK …Science DailyThe annual number of estimated number of norovirus cases annually in the UK is approximately 800000 greater than previously estimated, new research …and more »

Highly contagious norovirus suspected at Kula Hospital – Maui News – Maui News

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Highly contagious norovirus suspected at Kula Hospital – Maui NewsMaui NewsThe Maui News – The state Department of Health is monitoring a report of the highly contagious norovirus at Kula Hospital. At the end of January, the …

Georgia schools prepare for viral outbreaks – Atlanta Journal Constitution

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Atlanta Journal Constitution Georgia schools prepare for viral outbreaksAtlanta Journal ConstitutionFlu shots may be of some help in avoiding the viral infection, but norovirus and strep throat are also making the rounds. Walker County schools closed this week because so many students and teachers were out sick, and other systems are watching and …Walker County Schools to close for the...

Possible Norovirus Still Present in Santa Monica-Malibu Schools – The Lookout News

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Possible Norovirus Still Present in Santa Monica-Malibu SchoolsThe Lookout NewsFebruary 10, 2017 — John Adams Middle School was open again this week after being closed due to an illness outbreak that was possibly Norovirus, but the sickness was still floating around the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) as of …

Flu makes seasonal debut on campus: Bailey’s tests for norovirus … – The Lafayette (blog)

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
The Lafayette (blog) Flu makes seasonal debut on campus: Bailey's tests for norovirus …The Lafayette (blog)In just the second week of the semester, influenza occurrence reached such heights that health services sent out a campus-wide alert. In the most severe cases, …and more »

Norovirus, flu making their winter rounds, closing schools, officials … – MLive.com

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
MLive.com Norovirus, flu making their winter rounds, closing schools, officials …MLive.com"Schools have their own policy for closing, but wintertime is peak for these types of infections," said Dr. Gary Johnson, medical director of the Genesee County …County sees increase in norovirus – Tri-County Times: News For …Fenton Tri County TimesCan Norovirus Affect...

New study re-evaluates the total burden of norovirus on the UK – Science Daily

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
New study re-evaluates the total burden of norovirus on the UKScience DailyDr John Harris, said: "With possible vaccines on the horizon for norovirus, having a good estimate of the total burden of norovirus infection, as well as symptomatic disease will be useful in helping to guide vaccination policy when candidate vaccines …

Cold plasma puts the chill on norovirus – Science News

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Science News Cold plasma puts the chill on norovirusScience NewsOUT IN THE COLD A virus perhaps best known for wreaking havoc on the guts of cruise ship passengers has met its match in cold plasma. Researchers are developing a device that uses this fourth state of matter to sterilize contaminated fruits and …

Flu makes seasonal debut on campus: Bailey’s tests for norovirus – The Lafayette (blog)

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
The Lafayette (blog) Flu makes seasonal debut on campus: Bailey's tests for norovirusThe Lafayette (blog)The numbers are also not close to the numbers of students who came into Bailey's as a result of the norovirus last year. For this reason, Goldstein doesn't think norovirus is coming back. “My gut feeling is we're not dealing with another outbreak,” he …and more »

CDC and Puritan develop kit for norovirus detection – FoodQualityNews.com

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
FoodQualityNews.com CDC and Puritan develop kit for norovirus detectionFoodQualityNews.comThe firm added environmental scientists are now armed with the device and protocol to detect norovirus and to confirm decontamination was effective. Norovirus causes 19 to 21 million cases of acute gastroenteritis per year, according to the CDC with …and more »