Norovirus close-ups might help fight stomach flu

Detailed views of strains of the virus could aid vaccine and disinfectant development

norovirus strains

ALL SIZES  Different strains of norovirus may come in different sizes, a cryo-electron microscopy study suggests. A strain called GII.4 (right), which is responsible for most norovirus outbreaks, is bigger than expected.  

Joshua-Tor Lab

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