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Human Caliciviruses: Basic Virology and Epidemiology

  1. John S. Meschke,
  2. Mark D. Sobsey

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env133

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Meschke, J. S. and Sobsey, M. D. 2003. Human Caliciviruses: Basic Virology and Epidemiology. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Historical Background

  • General Characterization of NLVs and Sapporo-Like Viruses (SLVs)

  • Genomic Organization

  • Taxonomy of Human and other Caliciviridae

  • Methods of Detection

  • Clinical Symptoms and Diagnosis

  • Pathogenesis

  • Immunity

  • Control and Prevention

  • Epidemiology

Keywords:

  • caliciviruses;
  • enteric viruses;
  • norwalk-like viruses (NLVs);
  • viruses