Incorporating human mobility data improves forecasts of Dengue fever in Thailand

Author(s): Mathew V Kiang, Mauricio Santillana, Jarvis T Chen, Jukka-Pekka Onnela, Nancy Krieger, Kenth Engo-Monsen, Nattwut Ekapirat, Darin Areechokchai, Richard Maude, Caroline O BuckeeJournal: medRxiv July 2020
Over 390 million people worldwide are infected with dengue fever each year. In the absence of an effective vaccine for…

An Early Warning Approach to Monitor COVID-19 Activity with Multiple Digital Traces in Near Real-Time

Author(s): Nicole E. Kogan, Leonardo Clemente, Parker Liautaud, Justin Kaashoek, Nicholas B Link, Andre T Nguyen, Fred S Lu, Peter Huybers, Bernd Resch, Clemens Havas, Andreas Petutschnig, Jessica Davis, Matteo Chinazzi, Backtosch Mustafa, William P Hanage, Alessandro Vespignani, Mauricio SantillanaJournal: ArXiv July 2020
Non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) have been crucial in curbing COVID-19 in the United States (US). Consequently, relaxing NPIs through a phased…