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Volume 23, Number 1—January 2017

Norovirus Infection in Harbor Porpoises

Miranda de GraafComments to Author , Rogier Bodewes1, Cornelis E. van Elk, Marco van de Bildt, Sarah Getu, Georgina I. Aron, Georges M.G.M. Verjans, Albert D.M.E. Osterhaus, Judith M.A. van den Brand, Thijs Kuiken, and Marion P.G. Koopmans
Author affiliations: Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (M. de Graaf, R. Bodewes, C.E. van Elk, M. van de Bildt, S. Getu, G.I. Aron, G.M.G.M. Verjans, J.M.A. van den Brand, T. Kuiken, M.P.G. Koopmans); Dolphinarium Harderwijk, Harderwijk, the Netherlands (C.E. van Elk); SOS Dolphin Foundation, Harderwijk, the Netherlands (C.E. van Elk); University of Veterinary Medicine, Hannover, Germany (A.D.M.E. Osterhaus)

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Table 2

Prevalence of norovirus-specific antibodies in harbor porpoises (Phocoena phocoena), the Netherlands

Year No. samples tested Positive samples, no. (%) ELISA titer
2006 12 1 (8) >160
2007 4 1 (25) 20
2008 2 0
2009 1 1 (100) 20
2010 5 2 (40) 40, 80
2011 5 3 (60) 20, 40, 40
2012 1 0
2013 0 0
2014 1 0
2015 1 0

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1Current affiliation: Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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