Frequency and phylogeny of norovirus in diarrheic children in Istanbul, Turkey


Ozkul A. A. , Kocazeybek B. S. , Turan N. , Reuter G., Bostan K., Yilmaz A. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL VIROLOGY, vol.51, no.3, pp.160-164, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcv.2011.03.004
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL VIROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.160-164
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Norovirus (NoV) is recognised as one of the most common causes of foodborne infections. Contaminated shellfish, food, water and hospitals are well documented sources of the virus.