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Novel GII.17 norovirus found in eastern China

If you live in Jiangsu province and get infected with norovirus, there’s a good chance it’s not the common GII.4 Sydney variety. Noroviruses come in a variety of flavors, and they are classified by...

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Norovirus season isn’t over yet

Norovirus season usually winds down this time of year, though there have been some notable norovirus outbreaks in the past couple of weeks. You may have heard of the two cruise ship outbreaks, on...

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Norovirus outbreak on the Grandeur of the Seas

Around 1% of norovirus outbreaks are believed to occur on cruise ships, but they often attract media attention and can lead to large numbers of people becoming infected. Royal Caribbean’s Grandeur of the Seas...