'Give me the calcium!' Tulane virus takes over cellular calcium signaling to replicate

(Baylor College of Medicine) Researchers uncover the first piece of functional evidence suggesting that Tulane virus and human norovirus use viroporins to control cellular calcium signaling.
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AbstractWith the improvements of sanitation and nationwide safe water supply the occurrence of bacterial diarrhea declined remarkably, while viruses became the leading causes of acute gastroenteritis (AGE). Of these viruses, noroviruses (NoVs) are responsible for a considerable burden of gastroenteritis, especially in children
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The 'winter vomiting bug' has struck Johnson Creek Elementary School hard this season. After 68 students - or 30% of the entire school - called out on Thursday, officials closed it for deep cleaning.
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Restaurant chain's CEO touts improved-safety practices after health scares including a norovirus outbreak in 2017
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THE NHS has been forced to close more than a thousand hospital beds in the past week because of norovirus and has now issued urgent advice to stop spread the winter vomiting bug.
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NHS chiefs concerned as cases 28% higher than average for past five years Related items fromOnMedica Put community services at heart of improving care in 10-year plan, NHS chiefs urged Social prescribing workers to ease GP pressure Nearly all pre-school jab uptake targets missed in England Antibiotic resistance still rising in England, latest monitoring data show Midwives demand ‘equivalence’ in prison perinatal care
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The NHS is calling on the public to heed advice and stay at home if they have norovirus to avoid passing it on, as hospitals in England have been forced to close more than 1,100 hospital beds over the last week.
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NOROVIRUS is a nasty bug which circulates during the winter months in the UK, causing debilitating symptoms for days on end. How does norovirus spread, and how long are people contagious from the bug?
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Don't go to work or send children to school until 48 hours after symptoms have gone, NHS bosses say.
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