Research seminar 10 December 2019: Human noroviruses: detection in food and new transmission routes

December 3/2019

Maija Summa, Senior Researcher and Specialist in Veterinary Medicine, Environmental Health and Food Control, DVM, from Virology Research Unit at the Finnish Food Authority, discusses the results of her doctoral dissertation. The study compared different methods for isolating viruses and developed an easy and quick isolation method for detecting human noroviruses in food. In addition, the dissertation investigated whether human noroviruses could be transmitted by animals.

The research seminar will be held in Mustialankatu 3 in Viikki, Helsinki on 10 December 2019 at 15.00 - 16.00.
The seminar is open to everyone, and no advance registration is required.
The seminar is in Finnish.

Outside the Finnish Food Authority you can attend the seminar via Skype: 58881372@ Or via telephone  +358942720677,,58881372# (Suomi Finland)   


Further information:

Maija Summa, Senior Researcher
+358 50 517 1267