SARS-CoV-2 transmission dynamics should inform policy

Author(s): Muge Cevik, Julia L Marcus, Caroline Buckee, Tara C SmithJournal: Clin Infect DisPMID: 32964919 September 2020
It is generally agreed that striking a balance between resuming economic and social activities and keeping the effective reproductive number…

Shoe Leather Infectious Disease Modeling?

Author(s): Murray MBJournal: Clin Infect Dis August 2020
Shoe Leather Epidemiology: “Collection of epidemiological and other pertinent data relevant to an epidemiological investigation by painstaking direct inquiry among…

Early signals of vaccine driven perturbation seen in pneumococcal carriage population genomic data.

Author(s): Chaguza C, Heinsbroek E, Gladstone RA, Tafatatha T, Alaerts M, Peno C, Cornick JE, Musicha P, Bar-Zeev N, Kamng'ona A, Kadioglu A, McGee L, Hanage WP, Breiman RF, Heyderman RS, French N, Everett DB, Bentley SDJournal: Clin Infect DisPMID: 31094423 June 2019
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV) have reduced pneumococcal diseases globally. Pneumococcal genomic surveys elucidate PCV effects on population structure but are…