Canada – Norovirus the cause of Humber College outbreak

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In a follow-up report on the outbreak at the Humber College North Campus in Toronto, Toronto Public Health (TPH) reports receiving laboratory results that confirm norovirus was the cause of student illness at Humber College’s North Campus.

Additional laboratory testing is underway from other ill students that will help provide further evidence of norovirus being the cause of this outbreak.

Humber College continues to work with TPH and rigorously clean and disinfect the campus with special focus on common areas and high touch surfaces/areas including bathrooms and food establishments.

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