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CDC: “About Norovirus,” “The Symptoms of Norovirus,” “Transmission,” “Prevention,” “Norovirus Worldwide,” “Facts About Norovirus on Cruise Ships,” “Show Me the Science: Why Should You Wash Your Hands?” “When and How to Wash Your Hands.”
Mayo Clinic: “Norovirus Infection.”
Food and Environmental Virology: “Persistence of human norovirus RT-qPCR signals in simulated gastric fluid.”
UK National Health Service: “Norovirus (vomiting bug).”
Canadian Medical Association Journal: “Hand sanitizers may increase norovirus risk.”
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