Document Detail


Stability of feline caliciviruses in marine water maintained at different temperatures.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11209839     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Since human caliciviruses are responsible for viral gastroenteritis transmitted by contaminated foods and the viruses barely propagate in cell culture, feline caliciviruses were employed as a model for the measurement of their stability in marine water. Survival of four strains of feline calicivirus in marine water was measured when the seed viruses were diluted 1/10 with marine water and maintained at 4 degrees C, 10 degrees C, and 20 degrees C respectively. Among the virus strains studied, a considerable amount of infective viruses remained at 10 degrees C or lower temperature conditions even for a period of 30 days.
Authors:
K Kadoi; B K Kadoi
Related Documents :
19134229 - Outbreaks of shigella sonnei infections in denmark and australia linked to consumption ...
1566149 - Trichinosis: common source outbreak related to commercial pork.
8972669 - A milk-borne campylobacter outbreak following an educational farm visit.
19429549 - Detection of noroviruses in ready-to-eat foods by using carbohydrate-coated magnetic be...
20504389 - Update: a food-borne outbreak of hepatitis a in the netherlands related to semi-dried t...
19378479 - Monitoring the incidence and causes of diseases potentially transmitted by food in aust...
20368259 - Ecosystem functioning and maximum entropy production: a quantitative test of hypotheses.
3093549 - Main nitrogen balance determinants in malnourished patients.
18939959 - Gut hormones and appetite control.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The new microbiologica     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1121-7138     ISO Abbreviation:  New Microbiol.     Publication Date:  2001 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-02-07     Completed Date:  2001-04-19     Revised Date:  2011-02-25    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9516291     Medline TA:  New Microbiol     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  17-21     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Laboratory of Bio-medical Science, College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University, Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Caliciviridae Infections / prevention & control
Calicivirus, Feline / growth & development,  pathogenicity,  physiology*
Cats
Cell Line
Cold Temperature
Humans
Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
Kidney / cytology,  virology
Seawater / virology*

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Outbreak of aseptic meningitis by echo 4: prevalence of clinical cases among adults.
Next Document:  Behaviour of the pharmaceutical probiotic preparation VSL#3 in human ileostomy effluent containing i...