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 (SCI-Expanded) 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.