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Rotaviruses

  1. Max Ciarlet,
  2. Mary K. Estes

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env089

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Ciarlet, M. and Estes, M. K. 2003. Rotaviruses. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Rotavirus Classification

  • Rotavirus Structure

  • Rotavirus Genes and Genetics

  • Rotavirus Biology

  • Rotavirus Epidemiology and Vaccines

  • Rotavirus Clinical Symptoms and Pathophysiology

  • Modes of Transmission of Rotaviruses

  • Rotavirus Host Range and Reservoirs

  • Detection, Occurrence, and Persistence of Rotaviruses

  • Recovery and Concentration of Rotaviruses in Environmental Samples

  • Methods of Detection of Rotaviruses

  • Assays to Detect Rotavirus

Keywords:

  • enteric viruses;
  • rotaviruses;
  • viruses;
  • viral diseases