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Proposal for a unified norovirus nomenclature and genotyping
Noroviruses belong to a genus of genetically diverse viruses within the family Caliciviridae and cause acute gastroenteritis in humans and animals. They are subdivided into genogroups, each of whichExpand
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Norovirus Recombination in ORF1/ORF2 Overlap
Norovirus (NoV) genogroups I and II (GI and GII) are now recognized as the predominant worldwide cause of outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis in humans. Three recombinant NoV GII isolates wereExpand
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Norovirus Infections in Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Food Handlers in Japan
ABSTRACT Noroviruses are the leading cause of outbreaks of gastroenteritis in the world. At present, norovirus genogroup II, genotype 4 (GII/4), strains are the most prevalent in many countries. InExpand
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Structural Basis for Norovirus Inhibition and Fucose Mimicry by Citrate
ABSTRACT Human noroviruses bind with their capsid-protruding domains to histo-blood-group antigens (HBGAs), an interaction thought to direct their entry into cells. Although human noroviruses are theExpand
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Detection of human sapovirus by real‐time reverse transcription‐polymerase chain reaction
Sapovirus (SaV) is an agent of gastroenteritis for humans and swine, and is divided into five distinct genogroups (GI–GV) based on its capsid gene sequences. Typical methods of SaV detection includeExpand
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Crystal Structures of GII.10 and GII.12 Norovirus Protruding Domains in Complex with Histo-Blood Group Antigens Reveal Details for a Potential Site of Vulnerability
ABSTRACT Noroviruses are the dominant cause of outbreaks of gastroenteritis worldwide, and interactions with human histo-blood group antigens (HBGAs) are thought to play a critical role in theirExpand
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Human sapoviruses: genetic diversity, recombination, and classification
The family Caliciviridae contains four genera Sapovirus, Norovirus, Lagovirus and Vesivirus, which include Sapporo virus (SaV), Norwalk virus (NoV), Rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) and FelineExpand
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Genetic Diversity of Norovirus and Sapovirus in Hospitalized Infants with Sporadic Cases of Acute Gastroenteritis in Chiang Mai, Thailand
ABSTRACT Stool specimens from hospitalized infants with sporadic gastroenteritis in Chiang Mai, Thailand, between July 2000 and July 2001 were examined for norovirus and sapovirus by reverseExpand
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Norovirus and sapovirus infections in Thailand.
Stool specimens collected between November 2002 and April 2003 from hospitalized infants with acute gastroenteritis from four distinct geographical regions in Thailand were examined for norovirusExpand
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Detection of norovirus and sapovirus infection among children with gastroenteritis in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Summary.This report describes norovirus (NoV) and sapovirus (SaV) infections in hospitalized children with acute sporadic gastroenteritis in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Stool specimens collectedExpand
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