Rotavirus: the green book, chapter 27b
Rotavirus immunisation information for public health professionals.
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Rotaviruses are ribonucleic acid (RNA) viruses that are contained within a protein capsule. Rotavirus strains are classified based on the outer layer proteins VP7 (G type) and VP4 (P type).
Published: 30 April 2013
Updated: 28 August 2015
- Rotavirus chapter: section on premature infants edited to remove paragraph that is not relevant.
- Added patch for November 2013 publication.
- First published.