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Synonyms for calibration

the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument

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Green, "Caliciviridae: the noroviruses: specific virus families," in Fields virology, P.
Los VE comunmente asociados con enfermedad en humanos pertenecen a las familias Adenoviridae (Adenovirus), Caliciviridae (Norovirus, Sapovirus), Picornaviridae (Enterovirus, virus hepatitis A y Echovirus), Reoviridae (Reovirus y Rotavirus), y Astroviridae (Astrovirus).
Noroviruses, previously called 'small round structured viruses (SRSVs)' or Norwalk-like viruses, are classified in the genus Norovirus of the family Caliciviridae. Based on sequence analysis of the capsid gene, five genogroups (GI - GV) of NoVs have been identified and human infection has been associated with NoV GI, GII and GIV.
Norovirus is a nonenveloped, single-strand RNA virus of the family Caliciviridae. It is resistant to drying, freezing, steam, and chlorination, and is the number one cause of acute gastroenteritis, responsible for over 50% of outbreaks in the United States.
The causative agent of the disease had long been called SRSV (Small Round-structured Virus), but now is classified as the member of the Genus Norovirus in the family Caliciviridae (Green et al.
Caliciviridae. 1980 El redescubrimiento de Cryptosporidium llevo a su estudio ultraestructural confirmando su localizacion intracelular, lo que inicialmente se habia cuestionado.
These are single-stranded RNA viruses belonging to the family Caliciviridae.
Members of the family Caliciviridae are small (30-35 nm in diameter), nonenveloped viruses with a single-stranded, positive-polarity RNA genome of 7.4-8.3 kb.
Noroviruses belong to the family Caliciviridae and can be grouped into five genogroups (GI through GV), which are further divided into at least 34 genotypes.
Norovirus (genus Norovirus, family Caliciviridae) is an important foodborne illness because it is a major cause of acute gastroenteritis in schoolchildren and the cause of significant absenteeism in the U.S.
Editorial Note: Norovirus (family Caliciviridae) causes the majority of acute gastroenteritis outbreaks in the United States (2).
NoVs belong to the genus Norovirus in the family Caliciviridae (2,3).