MOOD publications

MOOD project is at the forefront of European research of infectious disease surveillance and modelling from a data science perspective, investigating the impact of global warming on disease outbreaks, and proposing innovations for building of One Health systems across Europe and the world. 

In the table below are listed all MOOD publications. Use the filter to select the most relevant articles.

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Cuypers, Lize; Dellicour, Simon; Hong, Samuel L.; Potter, Barney I.; Verhasselt, Bruno; Vereecke, Nick; Lambrechts, Laurens; Durkin, Keith; Bours, Vincent; Klamer, Sofieke; Bayon-Vicente, Guillaume; Vael, Carl; Ariën, Kevin K.; De Mendonca, Ricardo; Soetens, Oriane; Michel, Charlotte; Bearzatto, Bertrand; Naesens, Reinout; Gras, Jeremie; Vankeerberghen, Anne; Matheeussen, Veerle; Martens, Geert; Obbels, Dagmar; Lemmens, Ann; Van den Poel, Bea; Van Even, Ellen; De Rauw, Klara; Waumans, Luc; Reynders, Marijke; Degosserie, Jonathan; Maes, Piet; André, Emmanuel; Baele, Guy

Two Years of Genomic Surveillance in Belgium during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic to Attain Country-Wide Coverage and Monitor the Introduction and Spread of Emerging Variants Journal Article

In: Viruses, vol. 14, no. 10, pp. 2301, 2022, ISSN: 1999-4915.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Belgium, COVID-19, genomic surveillance, next-generation sequencing, SARS-CoV-2, variants of concern


Catherine Linard Simon Dellicour, Nina Van Goethem

Investigating the drivers of the spatio-temporal heterogeneity in COVID-19 hospital incidence—Belgium as a study case Journal Article

In: International Journal of Health Geographics, iss. 20, no. 29, 2021, ISSN: 1476-072X.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Belgium, Boosted regression trees, COVID-19, Hospitalisation incidence, Spatial covariates, Temporal covariates


Ingelbeen, Brecht; Peckeu, Laur`ene; Laga, Marie; Hendrix, Ilona; Neven, Inge; Sande, Marianne AB; Kleef, Esther

Reducing contacts to stop SARS-CoV-2 transmission during the second pandemic wave in Brussels, Belgium, August to November 2020 Journal Article

In: Eurosurveillance, vol. 26, no. 7, pp. 2100065, 2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Belgium, COVID-19, epidemiology, Model, school, transmission

Top-cited MOOD publications

Establishment and lineage dynamics of the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic in the UK
Plessis et al., 2020
Evolution and epidemic spread of SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil
Darlan et al., 2020
Preparedness and vulnerability of African countries against importations of COVID-19: a modelling study
Gilbert et al., 2020
Spatiotemporal invasion dynamics of SARS-CoV-2 lineage B.1.1.7 emergence
Moritz et al., 2020
Crowding and the shape of COVID-19 epidemics
Rader et al., 2020
Potential short-term outcome of an uncontrolled COVID-19 epidemic in Lombardy, Italy, February to March 2020
Guzzetta et al., 2020
Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) early-stage importation risk to Europe, January 2020
Pullano et al., 2020