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 ...
Detecção de antígenos de rotavírus no soro de crianças hospitalizadas por gastroenterite aguda em Belém, Estado do Pará, Brasil
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2016)
Os rotavírus (RV) são os principais agentes virais causadores de gastroenterite (GE) aguda na infância, sendo responsáveis por milhares de óbitos em crianças com diarreia, em âmbito global, especialmente nos países ...
Molecular epidemiology of human bocavirus in children with acute gastroenteritis from North Region of Brazil
(Microbiology Society, 2019)
PURPOSE: Human bocavirus (HBoV) is a DNA virus that is mostly associated with respiratory infections. However, because it has been found in stool samples, it has been suggested that it may be a causative agent for human ...