The infection, sometimes referred to as the winter vomiting bug, causes vomiting and diarrhoea and is easily transmissible
The rare Norovirus infection was reported in some 13 students of a veterinary college in Pookode near Vythiri in Wayanad district two weeks ago
Scientists also found that green tea extract in combination with chitosan films can reduce levels of bacteria such as E coli and L innocua to undetectable levels after 24 hours of exposure
A Gold Coast school that will serve as a key residential and training venue for next month’s Commonwealth Games is to undergo sanitisation measures due to a highly contagious virus which causes nausea and vomiting.
Winter Olympics 2018: US ice hockey player James Wisniewski's father quarantined after contracting norovirus
US hockey player James Wisniewski's father Jim won't be coming out to see him play Tuesday at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics after contracting norovirus.
A norovirus outbreak at the Winter Olympics jumped to 232 cases after 33 new patients were diagnosed in areas away from the previous hotspot, officials said on Thursday.
POCOG said 19 new cases of norovirus that causes vomiting and diarrhea had been confirmed. It added that of the 177 cases, 68 recovered and were released from quarantine and they returned to work at the Games.
No athletes are among the 86 confirmed cases so far and officials at the Winter Olympics say they are doing everything they can to ensure it stays that way
Winter Olympics 2018: Over 1,200 security guards withdrawn due to virus outbreak; replaced by 900 military soldiers
More than 1,200 security guards have been withdrawn from the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics because of a norovirus outbreak, organisers said on Tuesday.
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Norovirus outbreak worsens with 3 confirmed and 40 suspected cases
"PHE has been notified of a confirmed outbreak of norovirus among people associated with the World Athletics Championships," said PHE London deputy director for health protection Dr Deborah Turbitt.
World Athletics Championships 2017: Isaac Makwala barred from 400m as he needed to be quarantined, say IAAF
IAAF issued a statement after the Botswana team claimed the 30-year-old Makwala was fit and healthy and should not have been turned away from the warm-up track ahead of the final.
A cruise ship docked in California on Sunday after 172 people on board fell ill with the highly contagious norovirus during a nearly monthlong trip.