Calicinet Data - Norovirus US Outbreak Map

Number of Confirmed Norovirus Outbreaks Submitted to CaliciNet by State
September 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019

Number of Confirmed Norovirus Outbreaks
Submitted to CaliciNet, by Genogroup
September 1, 2017 – February 28, 2019 (n=966)

Bar graph showing number of confirmed norovirus GI and GII outbreaks submitted to CaliciNet, by genogroup. Norovirus GII account for more outbreaks.

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Genotype Distribution of Norovirus Outbreaks

September 1, 2017 – August 31, 2018
(n=659)
Pie chart indicates genotype distribution of norovirus outbreaks (number = 655) from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018: GII.P16-GII.4 Sydney : 48%, Other Genotypes : 24%, GI.P6-GI.6 : 5%, GII.P7-GII.6: 4%, GII.P16-GII.2 : 10%, GII.Pe-GII.4 Sydney:  4%, GII.P4 New Orleans-GII.4 Sydney : 5%

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September 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019
(n=307)
Pie chart indicates genotype distribution of norovirus outbreaks (number = 228) from September 1, 2018 to January 31, 2019: GII.P16-GII.4 Sydney:  49%, Other Genotypes:  25%, GII.P16-GII.12 : 8%, GII.P7-GII.6: 6%, GI.P3-GI.3 : 10%, GII.P4 New Orleans-GII.4 Sydney : 1%, GII.Pe-GII.4 Sydney : 1%

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* Dual typing for norovirus is being implemented by laboratories participating in CaliciNet. Dual typing is RT-PCR amplification of a partial region of both the polymerase gene and the capsid gene (region B-C) in a single reaction for genogroup I or genogroup II noroviruses.

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