Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo 2015-16: a modelling study.

Author(s): Kraemer MUG, Faria NR, Reiner RC Jr, Golding N, Nikolay B, Stasse S, Johansson MA, Salje H, Faye O, Wint GRW, Niedrig M, Shearer FM, Hill SC, Thompson RN, Bisanzio D, Taveira N, Nax HH, Pradelski BSR, Nsoesie EO, Murphy NR, Bogoch II, Khan K, Brownstein JS, Tatem AJ, de Oliveira T, Smith DL, Sall AA, Pybus OG, Hay SI, Cauchemez SJournal: Lancet Infect DisPMID: 28017559 March 2017
Since late 2015, an epidemic of yellow fever has caused more than 7334 suspected cases in Angola and the Democratic…

CONSISE statement on the reporting of Seroepidemiologic Studies for influenza (ROSES-I statement): an extension of the STROBE statement.

Author(s): Horby PW, Laurie KL, Cowling BJ, Engelhardt OG, Sturm-Ramirez K, Sanchez JL, Katz JM, Uyeki TM, Wood J, Van Kerkhove MD, CONSISE Steering Committee.Journal: Influenza Other Respir VirusesPMID: 27417916 January 2017
Population-based serologic studies are a vital tool for understanding the epidemiology of influenza and other respiratory viruses, including the early…

Viral factors in influenza pandemic risk assessment.

Author(s): Lipsitch M, Barclay W, Raman R, Russell CJ, Belser JA, Cobey S, Kasson PM, Lloyd-Smith JO, Maurer-Stroh S, Riley S, Beauchemin CA, Bedford T, Friedrich TC, Handel A, Herfst S, Murcia PR, Roche B, Wilke CO, Russell CAJournal: ElifePMID: 27834632 November 2016
The threat of an influenza A virus pandemic stems from continual virus spillovers from reservoir species, a tiny fraction of…

Household Transmission of Influenza Virus.

Author(s): Tsang TK, Lau LLH, Cauchemez S, Cowling BJJournal: Trends MicrobiolPMID: 26612500 February 2016
Human influenza viruses cause regular epidemics and occasional pandemics with a substantial public health burden. Household transmission studies have provided…