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- Wang, Qing; Erickson, Marilyn C.; Ortega, Ynes; Cannon, Jennifer L.
- Journal of food protection 2013 v.76 no.1 pp. 85-92
- Murine hepatitis virus, etc ; cantaloupes; celery; humans; peeling; fresh produce; Hepatovirus A; models; sanitation; food preparation; cross contamination; honeydew melons; mice; viruses; water; Norovirus; carrots; nylon; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... Human noroviruses and hepatitis A virus are responsible for numerous outbreaks associated with handling fresh produce. In this study, physical removal of hepatitis A virus and murine norovirus, a human norovirus surrogate, from contaminated produce items (honeydew melons, cantaloupes, carrots, and celery) by scrubbing under running water with a nylon brush or scouring pad and by peeling (carrots a ...