Caliciviruses in hospitalized children, São Luís, Maranhão, 1997–1999: detection of norovirus GII.12
(Sociedade Brasileira de Microbiologia, 2016)
Gastroenteritis is one of the most common diseases during childhood, with norovirus (NoV) and sapovirus (SaV) being two of its main causes. This study reports for the first time the incidence of these viruses in hospitalized ...
Genotype diversity and molecular evolution of noroviruses: a 30-year (1982-2011) comprehensive study with children from Northern Brazil
(Public Library of Science, 2017)
A chronologically comprehensive 30-year study was conducted that involved children living in Belém, in the Amazon region of Northern Brazil, who participated in eight different studies from October 1982 to April 2011. The ...
Detection and genetic characterization of the emergent GII.17_2014 norovirus genotype among children with gastroenteritis from Northern Brazil.
Norovirus is the most important cause of viral gastroenteritis outbreaks worldwide. Recently, a novel GII.17 norovirus variant emerged and caused epidemics in Asian countries, replacing the GII.4 Sydney 2012 strain in ...