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White, David O., and Fenner, Frank J. Medical Virology, Forth Edition, 1994, pp 22, 381-406
Nina Chinosornvatana's and Bill Riehl's Picornavirus site
Karen Huen's Picornavirus site


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White and Fenner, pp 382-383

Enterovirus Profile:

White and Fenner, pp 392-393
Nina Chinosornvatana's and Bill Riehl's Picornavirus site
World Health Organization Factsheet: Non-polio Enteroviruses

Coxsackievirus B:

Virus interactions with White Blood Cells of the Immune System

Enterovirus 71:

Raphael Dolin, M.D., "Enterovirus 71*Emerging Infections and Emerging Questions" New England Journal of Medicine, 341(13):984-985, 1999
Monto Ho, M.D. and Eng-Rin Chen, et. al., "An Epidemic of Enterovirus 71 Infection in Taiwan," New England Journal of Medicine, 341(13):929-935, 1999

Progress Towards Polio Eradication:

Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, Director General, World Health Organization, "Final Push for Polio Eradication in Year 2000*Every Child Counts" New Delhi, India, January, 6 2000
World Health Organization Press Release 2000, "Final Push in Campaign to Eradicate Polio: WHO and UNICEF Issue Year 2000 Appeal to Leaders of 30 Affected Nations."