caliciviridae infections

Summary

Summary: Virus diseases caused by CALICIVIRIDAE. They include HEPATITIS E; VESICULAR EXANTHEMA OF SWINE; acute respiratory infections in felines, rabbit hemorrhagic disease, and some cases of gastroenteritis in humans.

Top Publications

  1. Lopman B, Gastañaduy P, Park G, Hall A, Parashar U, Vinje J. Environmental transmission of norovirus gastroenteritis. Curr Opin Virol. 2012;2:96-102 pubmed publisher
    ..The relative importance of environmental transmission of virus is yet to be fully quantified but is likely to be substantial and is an important feature that complicates control. ..
  2. Ruvoen Clouet N, Belliot G, Le Pendu J. Noroviruses and histo-blood groups: the impact of common host genetic polymorphisms on virus transmission and evolution. Rev Med Virol. 2013;23:355-66 pubmed publisher
  3. Perry J, Ahmed M, Chang K, Donato N, Showalter H, Wobus C. Antiviral activity of a small molecule deubiquitinase inhibitor occurs via induction of the unfolded protein response. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8:e1002783 pubmed publisher
  4. Arvelo W, Sosa S, Juliao P, Lopez M, Estevez A, Lopez B, et al. Norovirus outbreak of probable waterborne transmission with high attack rate in a Guatemalan resort. J Clin Virol. 2012;55:8-11 pubmed publisher
    ..The high illness attack rate, detection of multiple norovirus strains in sick persons, and presence of fecal contamination of drinking water indicate likely waterborne transmission. ..
  5. Lindesmith L, Costantini V, Swanstrom J, Debbink K, Donaldson E, Vinje J, et al. Emergence of a norovirus GII.4 strain correlates with changes in evolving blockade epitopes. J Virol. 2013;87:2803-13 pubmed publisher
  6. Gastañaduy P, Hall A, Curns A, Parashar U, Lopman B. Burden of norovirus gastroenteritis in the ambulatory setting--United States, 2001-2009. J Infect Dis. 2013;207:1058-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Gastroenteritis remains an important cause of morbidity in the United States. The burden of norovirus gastroenteritis in ambulatory US patients is not well understood...
  7. Liu G, Li R, Huang Z, Yang J, Xiao C, Li J, et al. RT-PCR test for detecting porcine sapovirus in weanling piglets in Hunan Province, China. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2012;44:1335-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of the present investigation have implications for the control of porcine sapovirus infection in pigs in Hunan Province, China...
  8. Bartsch S, Lopman B, Hall A, Parashar U, Lee B. The potential economic value of a human norovirus vaccine for the United States. Vaccine. 2012;30:7097-104 pubmed publisher
    ..0 billion, but could save ?$2.1 billion (48 month duration). Human norovirus vaccination can offer economic value while averting clinical outcomes, depending on price, efficacy, and protection duration...
  9. Tse H, Lau S, Chan W, Choi G, Woo P, Yuen K. Complete genome sequences of novel canine noroviruses in Hong Kong. J Virol. 2012;86:9531-2 pubmed publisher
    ..Analysis of the VP1 sequence suggested that these noroviruses are divergent from known noroviruses and may represent a novel phylogenetic clade within the genus...

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  1. Niedźwiedzka Rystwej P, Deptuła W. Apoptosis of peripheral blood leukocytes from rabbits infected with non-haemagglutinating strains of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV). Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2012;149:54-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The data presented here thus provide a preliminary understanding of the kinetics of apoptosis in leukocytes of rabbits infected with RHDV...
  2. Wikswo M, Hall A. Outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis transmitted by person-to-person contact--United States, 2009-2010. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2012;61:1-12 pubmed
  3. Verhoef L, Koopmans M, van Pelt W, Duizer E, Haagsma J, Werber D, et al. The estimated disease burden of norovirus in The Netherlands. Epidemiol Infect. 2013;141:496-506 pubmed publisher
    ..Results suggest that the burden of norovirus institutional outbreaks is relatively small compared to the burden of community-acquired norovirus infections...
  4. Wang X, Xu F, Liu J, Gao B, Liu Y, Zhai Y, et al. Atomic model of rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus by cryo-electron microscopy and crystallography. PLoS Pathog. 2013;9:e1003132 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study provides a reliable, pseudo-atomic model of a Lagovirus and suggests a new candidate for an efficient vaccine that can be used to protect rabbits from RHDV infection...
  5. Liu J, Kerr P, Wright J, Strive T. Serological assays to discriminate rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus from Australian non-pathogenic rabbit calicivirus. Vet Microbiol. 2012;157:345-54 pubmed publisher
    ..When used in parallel with RHDV serology, they could be used to monitor the dynamics of these two closely related but pathogenically distinct viruses in wild and domestic rabbit populations...
  6. Greig J, Lee M. A review of nosocomial norovirus outbreaks: infection control interventions found effective. Epidemiol Infect. 2012;140:1151-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Studies that statistically evaluate infection control measures are needed...
  7. Gould E. First case of rabbit haemorrhagic disease in Canada: contaminated flying insect, vs. long-term infection hypothesis. Mol Ecol. 2012;21:1042-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The flying insect hypothesis of Peacock et al. is based on circumstantial evidence and, I believe, has a lower probability of being correct than my evidence-based long-term infection proposal...
  8. Elsworth P, Kovaliski J, Cooke B. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease: are Australian rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) evolving resistance to infection with Czech CAPM 351 RHDV?. Epidemiol Infect. 2012;140:1972-81 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest the external influences of non-pathogenic calicivirus in cooler, wetter areas and poor recruitment in arid populations may influence the development rate of resistance in Australia...
  9. Payne D, Vinje J, Szilagyi P, Edwards K, Staat M, Weinberg G, et al. Norovirus and medically attended gastroenteritis in U.S. children. N Engl J Med. 2013;368:1121-30 pubmed publisher
    ..S. children and is associated with nearly 1 million health care visits annually. (Funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.). ..
  10. Strong D, Thackray L, Smith T, Virgin H. Protruding domain of capsid protein is necessary and sufficient to determine murine norovirus replication and pathogenesis in vivo. J Virol. 2012;86:2950-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We also describe potential interactions between subdomains of the P domain, as well as between other virus elements, which facilitate recovery of MNV using a reverse-genetics system...
  11. Bruggink L, Oluwatoyin O, Sameer R, Witlox K, Marshall J. Molecular and epidemiological features of gastroenteritis outbreaks involving genogroup I norovirus in Victoria, Australia, 2002-2010. J Med Virol. 2012;84:1437-48 pubmed publisher
    ..GI.2/GI.2, GI.2/GI.6, and GI.4/GI.4 strains tended to undergo periodic shifts in nucleotide sequence whereas various GI.3b/GI.3 strains tended to circulate simultaneously...
  12. Lindesmith L, Beltramello M, Donaldson E, Corti D, Swanstrom J, Debbink K, et al. Immunogenetic mechanisms driving norovirus GII.4 antigenic variation. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8:e1002705 pubmed publisher
    ..4 norovirus evolution is heavily influenced by antigenic variation of neutralizing epitopes and consequently, antibody-driven receptor switching; thus, protective herd immunity is a driving force in norovirus molecular evolution...
  13. Wang X, Hao H, Qiu L, Dang R, Du E, Zhang S, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus in China and the antigenic variation of new strains. Arch Virol. 2012;157:1523-30 pubmed publisher
    ..The present work is the first comprehensive analysis of Chinese RHDV and reveals a new RHDV variation that should be carefully monitored...
  14. Dufkova L, Scigalkova I, Moutelikova R, Malenovska H, Prodělalová J. Genetic diversity of porcine sapoviruses, kobuviruses, and astroviruses in asymptomatic pigs: an emerging new sapovirus GIII genotype. Arch Virol. 2013;158:549-58 pubmed publisher
    ..The high prevalence rate of gastroenteritis-producing viruses in clinically healthy pigs represents a continuous source of infection of pigs, and possibly to humans...
  15. Hall A, Curns A, McDonald L, Parashar U, Lopman B. The roles of Clostridium difficile and norovirus among gastroenteritis-associated deaths in the United States, 1999-2007. Clin Infect Dis. 2012;55:216-23 pubmed publisher
    ..We aimed to describe trends in gastroenteritis deaths across all ages in the United States and specifically estimate the contributions of Clostridium difficile and norovirus...
  16. Li X, Li D, Cheng W, Xie G, Gao X, Kong G, et al. [Molecular and epidemiological study on among children under 5 years old in Nanjing]. Zhonghua Shi Yan He Lin Chuang Bing Du Xue Za Zhi. 2012;26:14-7 pubmed
    ..To study the infected information, clinical symptom and molecular epidemiological characteristics of HuCV infection among children under 5 years old in Nanjing...
  17. Lai C, Wang Y, Wu C, Hung C, Jiang D, Wu F. A norovirus outbreak in a nursing home: norovirus shedding time associated with age. J Clin Virol. 2013;56:96-101 pubmed publisher
    ..Norovirus (NoV) GII.4 has been identified as predominant in outbreaks in the long-term health-care facilities...
  18. Dalton K, Nicieza I, Balseiro A, Muguerza M, Rosell J, Casais R, et al. Variant rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus in young rabbits, Spain. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012;18:2009-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Investigation identified a rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus variant genetically related to apathogenic rabbit caliciviruses. Improved antivirus strategies are needed to slow the spread of this pathogen...
  19. Frenck R, Bernstein D, Xia M, Huang P, Zhong W, Parker S, et al. Predicting susceptibility to norovirus GII.4 by use of a challenge model involving humans. J Infect Dis. 2012;206:1386-93 pubmed publisher
    ..We performed the first GII.4 challenge study involving humans and prospectively evaluated the relationship between HBGAs and norovirus infection and associated illness...
  20. Hall A, Eisenbart V, Etingüe A, Gould L, Lopman B, Parashar U. Epidemiology of foodborne norovirus outbreaks, United States, 2001-2008. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012;18:1566-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Interventions to reduce the frequency of foodborne norovirus outbreaks should focus on food workers and production of produce and shellfish...
  21. Leshem E, Wikswo M, Barclay L, Brandt E, Storm W, Salehi E, et al. Effects and clinical significance of GII.4 Sydney norovirus, United States, 2012-2013. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013;19:1231-8 pubmed publisher
    ..GII.4 Sydney has become the predominant US NoV outbreak strain during the 2012-13 season, but its emergence did not cause outbreak activity to substantially increase from that of previous seasons. ..
  22. Jeong A, Jeong H, Lee J, Park Y, Lee S, Hwang I, et al. Occurrence of norovirus infections in asymptomatic food handlers in South Korea. J Clin Microbiol. 2013;51:598-600 pubmed publisher
    ..GII-12 and GII-4 were the prevalent genotypes. Our data suggest that infection of asymptomatic food handlers is an important transmission source in norovirus outbreaks...
  23. Park K, Yeo S, Jeong H, Baek K, Kim D, Shin M, et al. Updates on the genetic variations of norovirus in sporadic gastroenteritis in Chungnam Korea, 2009-2010. Virol J. 2012;9:29 pubmed publisher
    ..The "Chungnam(06-117)/2010" strain which was isolated in June 2010 was a variant that did not belong to cluster VI or VII and showed 5.8-8.2%, 6.2-8.1% nucleotide divergence with cluster VI and VII, respectively...
  24. Fitzner A, Niedbalski W, Paprocka G, Kesy A. Identification of Polish RHDVa subtype strains based on the analysis of a highly variable part of VP60 gene. Pol J Vet Sci. 2012;15:21-9 pubmed
    ..The most genetically variable strains (6-7%) clustered to RHDVa subtype. The analysis of nucleotides and amino acid sequences demonstrated three pairs of well conserved RHDV strains, isolated over 3, 6 and 10-year period...
  25. Kundu S, Lockwood J, Depledge D, Chaudhry Y, Aston A, Rao K, et al. Next-generation whole genome sequencing identifies the direction of norovirus transmission in linked patients. Clin Infect Dis. 2013;57:407-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Analysis of deep sequencing data enabled us to establish the likely direction of nosocomial transmission. ..
  26. Desai R, Hembree C, Handel A, Matthews J, Dickey B, McDonald S, et al. Severe outcomes are associated with genogroup 2 genotype 4 norovirus outbreaks: a systematic literature review. Clin Infect Dis. 2012;55:189-93 pubmed publisher
    ..This report reviews published NoV outbreak reports to quantify hospitalization and mortality rates and assess their relationship with outbreak setting, transmission route, and strain...
  27. Bresee J, Marcus R, Venezia R, Keene W, Morse D, Thanassi M, et al. The etiology of severe acute gastroenteritis among adults visiting emergency departments in the United States. J Infect Dis. 2012;205:1374-81 pubmed publisher
    ..Acute gastroenteritis (AGE) remains a common cause of clinic visits and hospitalizations in the United States, but the etiology is rarely determined...
  28. van Beek J, Ambert Balay K, Botteldoorn N, Eden J, Fonager J, Hewitt J, et al. Indications for worldwide increased norovirus activity associated with emergence of a new variant of genotype II.4, late 2012. Euro Surveill. 2013;18:8-9 pubmed
    ..4 variant, termed Sydney 2012.Healthcare institutions are advised to be prepared fora severe norovirus season...
  29. Le Guyader F, Atmar R, Le Pendu J. Transmission of viruses through shellfish: when specific ligands come into play. Curr Opin Virol. 2012;2:103-10 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations contribute to explain the GI bias observed in shellfish-related outbreaks compared to other outbreaks...
  30. Jin M, He Y, Li H, Huang P, Zhong W, Yang H, et al. Two gastroenteritis outbreaks caused by GII Noroviruses: host susceptibility and HBGA phenotypes. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e58605 pubmed publisher
    ..However, No preference of HBGAs was observed in the GII.4 outbreak. The observation that nonsecretors were infected in both outbreaks differed from the previous results that nonsecretors are resistant to these two GII NoVs...
  31. Eden J, Tanaka M, Boni M, Rawlinson W, White P. Recombination within the pandemic norovirus GII.4 lineage. J Virol. 2013;87:6270-82 pubmed publisher
    ..4 variants. Lastly, this study highlights the many challenges in the identification of true recombination events and proposes that guidelines be applied for identifying NoV recombinants...
  32. Trivedi T, DeSalvo T, Lee L, Palumbo A, Moll M, Curns A, et al. Hospitalizations and mortality associated with norovirus outbreaks in nursing homes, 2009-2010. JAMA. 2012;308:1668-75 pubmed
    ..Norovirus outbreaks are common among vulnerable, elderly populations in US nursing homes...
  33. Le Gall Reculé G, Lavazza A, Marchandeau S, Bertagnoli S, Zwingelstein F, Cavadini P, et al. Emergence of a new lagovirus related to Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus. Vet Res. 2013;44:81 pubmed publisher
    ..RHDV2 was detected in continental Italy in June 2011, then four months later in Sardinia. ..
  34. Liu J, Kerr P, Strive T. A sensitive and specific blocking ELISA for the detection of rabbit calicivirus RCV-A1 antibodies. Virol J. 2012;9:182 pubmed publisher
    ..The presence of the benign RCV Australia 1 (RCV-A1) is considered a key factor for the failure of RHDV mediated rabbit control in cooler, wetter areas of Australia...
  35. Summa M, von Bonsdorff C, Maunula L. Pet dogs--a transmission route for human noroviruses?. J Clin Virol. 2012;53:244-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The most common NoV strains circulating among humans belong to genogroup GII. Thus far, to our knowledge, no HuNoVs have been detected in pets...
  36. Matthews J, Dickey B, Miller R, Felzer J, Dawson B, Lee A, et al. The epidemiology of published norovirus outbreaks: a review of risk factors associated with attack rate and genogroup. Epidemiol Infect. 2012;140:1161-72 pubmed publisher
    ..These results identify important trends for epidemic NoV detection, prevention, and control...
  37. Mesquita J, Nascimento M. Molecular epidemiology of canine norovirus in dogs from Portugal, 2007-2011. BMC Vet Res. 2012;8:107 pubmed publisher
    ..Unlike human NoV which are known as an important cause of acute gastroenteritis, little is known about the role of canine NoV as pathogens in dogs as well as its epidemiological features...
  38. Greening G, Hewitt J, Rivera Aban M, Croucher D. Molecular epidemiology of norovirus gastroenteritis outbreaks in New Zealand from 2002-2009. J Med Virol. 2012;84:1449-58 pubmed publisher
    ..4 variant strains, including 2002 (Farmington Hills), 2004 (Hunter), 2006a (Laurens, Yerseke), 2006b (Minerva), and 2010 (New Orleans) implicated in overseas outbreaks also occurred in New Zealand, providing evidence of global spread...
  39. Wang J, Deng Z. Detection and forecasting of oyster norovirus outbreaks: recent advances and future perspectives. Mar Environ Res. 2012;80:62-9 pubmed publisher
  40. Park K, Baek K, Kim D, Kwon K, Bing S, Park J, et al. Evaluation of a new immunochromatographic assay kit for the rapid detection of norovirus in fecal specimens. Ann Lab Med. 2012;32:79-81 pubmed publisher
    ..The new immunochromatographic assay may be a useful screening tool for the rapid detection of norovirus in sporadic and outbreak cases; however, negative results may require confirmatory assays of greater sensitivity...
  41. Sukhrie F, Teunis P, Vennema H, Copra C, Thijs Beersma M, Bogerman J, et al. Nosocomial transmission of norovirus is mainly caused by symptomatic cases. Clin Infect Dis. 2012;54:931-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Implementing effective infection control during and after admission may limit further spread, but evidence-based measures are lacking...
  42. Hall A, Lopman B, Payne D, Patel M, Gastañaduy P, Vinje J, et al. Norovirus disease in the United States. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013;19:1198-205 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings support continued development and targeting of appropriate interventions, including vaccines, for norovirus disease...
  43. McAllister G, Holmes A, Garcia L, Cameron F, Cloy K, Danial J, et al. Molecular epidemiology of norovirus in Edinburgh healthcare facilities, Scotland 2007-2011. Epidemiol Infect. 2012;140:2273-81 pubmed publisher
    ..4 2006b, GII.4 2007 and GII.4 2010. Importantly, increases in NoV activity coincided with the emergence of new GII.4 strains, highlighting the need for an active surveillance system to allow the rapid identification of new strains...
  44. Heijne J, Rondy M, Verhoef L, Wallinga J, Kretzschmar M, Low N, et al. Quantifying transmission of norovirus during an outbreak. Epidemiology. 2012;23:277-84 pubmed publisher
  45. Richards G. Critical review of norovirus surrogates in food safety research: rationale for considering volunteer studies. Food Environ Virol. 2012;4:6-13 pubmed publisher
    ..A shift in research priorities from surrogate research to volunteer studies is essential if we are to identify realistic, practical, and scientifically valid processing approaches to improve food safety...
  46. Tam C, O Brien S, Tompkins D, Bolton F, Berry L, Dodds J, et al. Changes in causes of acute gastroenteritis in the United Kingdom over 15 years: microbiologic findings from 2 prospective, population-based studies of infectious intestinal disease. Clin Infect Dis. 2012;54:1275-86 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined changes in etiology and diagnostic yield of IID cases over 15 years...
  47. Niedźwiedzka Rystwej P, Deptuła W. Lymphocyte subpopulations and apoptosis of immune cells in rabbits experimentally infected with a strain of the RHD virus having a variable haemagglutination capacity. Pol J Vet Sci. 2012;15:43-9 pubmed
    ..i. and the intensity of the phenomenon being higher in granulocytes...
  48. Desai R, Hall A, Lopman B, Shimshoni Y, Rennick M, Efron N, et al. Norovirus disease surveillance using Google Internet query share data. Clin Infect Dis. 2012;55:e75-8 pubmed
    ..70) and regional (R(2) = 0.74) norovirus surveillance data in the United States. IQS data may facilitate rapid identification of norovirus season onset, elevated peak activity, and potential emergence of novel strains...
  49. Oluwatoyin Japhet M, Adeyemi Adesina O, Famurewa O, Svensson L, Nordgren J. Molecular epidemiology of rotavirus and norovirus in Ile-Ife, Nigeria: high prevalence of G12P[8] rotavirus strains and detection of a rare norovirus genotype. J Med Virol. 2012;84:1489-96 pubmed publisher
    ..These results provide new information which can be important for future vaccine evaluations and possible introduction in Nigeria...
  50. Richardson C, Bargatze R, Goodwin R, Mendelman P. Norovirus virus-like particle vaccines for the prevention of acute gastroenteritis. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2013;12:155-67 pubmed publisher
    ..Vaccination with NoV VLP vaccines has been shown to both induce antibodies that block virus-derived VLP carbohydrate binding and protect against homologous viral challenge in a human clinical study...
  51. Kendall M, Mody R, Mahon B, Doyle M, Herman K, Tauxe R. Emergence of salsa and guacamole as frequent vehicles of foodborne disease outbreaks in the United States, 1973-2008. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2013;10:316-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Fresh salsa and guacamole require careful preparation and storage. Focused prevention strategies should reduce the risk of illness and ensure that these foods are enjoyed safely...
  52. Arias A, Bailey D, Chaudhry Y, Goodfellow I. Development of a reverse-genetics system for murine norovirus 3: long-term persistence occurs in the caecum and colon. J Gen Virol. 2012;93:1432-41 pubmed publisher
  53. Scheuer K, Oka T, Hoet A, Gebreyes W, Molla B, Saif L, et al. Prevalence of porcine noroviruses, molecular characterization of emerging porcine sapoviruses from finisher swine in the United States, and unified classification scheme for sapoviruses. J Clin Microbiol. 2013;51:2344-53 pubmed publisher
    ..We tentatively classified SaVs into 14 genogroups based on the complete capsid protein VP1. In summary, porcine NoVs and highly divergent SaVs were present in North Carolina finisher pigs...
  54. Hall A, Wikswo M, Manikonda K, Roberts V, Yoder J, Gould L. Acute gastroenteritis surveillance through the National Outbreak Reporting System, United States. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013;19:1305-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Data from the first 2 years of surveillance highlight the predominant role of norovirus. The pathogen-specific transmission pathways and exposure settings identified can help inform prevention efforts. ..
  55. Nice T, Strong D, McCune B, Pohl C, Virgin H. A single-amino-acid change in murine norovirus NS1/2 is sufficient for colonic tropism and persistence. J Virol. 2013;87:327-34 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings represent the first identified function for NoV NS1/2 during infection and establish a novel model system for the study of enteric viral persistence...
  56. Abrantes J, van der Loo W, Le Pendu J, Esteves P. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD) and rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV): a review. Vet Res. 2012;43:12 pubmed publisher
    ..This review provides a broad coverage and description of the current knowledge on the disease and the virus...
  57. Mesquita J, Nascimento M. Serosurvey of veterinary conference participants for evidence of zoonotic exposure to canine norovirus - study protocol. Virol J. 2012;9:250 pubmed publisher
    ..The present paper describes a seroepidemiologic study aiming to provide information on the exposure level of humans to canine norovirus...