Detection and Genetic Analysis of Noroviruses and Sapoviruses in Sea Snail

Abstract

An outbreak of acute gastroenteritis occurred at a restaurant in Yokohama in December 2011. Because many of the customers had consumed raw sea snail, sea snail was suspected to be the source of this outbreak. To determine whether sea snail contains Norovirus (NoV) or Sapovirus (SaV), we analyzed 27 sea snail samples collected over 5 months (May, June… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12560-015-9205-5

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