Norovirus and oystersAmong those 32 alerts, 5 were on oysters from 3 differents countries in Europe : Spain, the Netherlands, and France, contaminated by norovirus.
French Oysters contaminated by NorovirusThe oysters from 3 of the 5 alerts were french origin. All of those oysters were norovirus positive.
Norovirus and detectionISO 15216 enables the laboratories to have access to a standardized method for the detection and identification of norovirus in food samples. Standardized kits are also available from ceeram for ease of detection.
Norovirus contaminates french oysters