Rapid CDIATM Norovirus kits are intended for the detection of Genogroup I (GI) and Genogroup II (GII) norovirus infection by detecting related antigens.
Noroviruses are a type of single-stranded, positive-sense RNA viruses belonging to the family Caliciviridae. Noroviruses (Norwalk Virus) are the most common cause of acute gastroenteritis in the United States. And noroviruses are the most common cause of diarrhea in adults and children. Norovirus is a very contagious virus. Norovirus illness spreads easily. The best way to help prevent norovirus is to practice proper hand washing and general cleanliness.