PRO/EDR> Norovirus – Europe: oysters

Norovirus — Worldwide/Unknown
Almost 200 people have fallen ill after eating oysters in the United Kingdom in recent months. Since November 2019 there have been at least 180 reported cases of gastroenteritis associated with oyster consumption linked to multiple food outlets and oyster producers. A Public Health England spokeswoman told Food Safety News that norovirus had been identified as the cause of a number of these outbreaks.
“Public Health England is working with the Food Standards Agency and Food Standards