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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López, Jesús A. Moreno; García, Beatriz Arregui; Bentkowski, Piotr; Bioglio, Livio; Pinotti, Francesco; Boëlle, Pierre-Yves; Barrat, Alain; Colizza, Vittoria; Poletto, Chiara

Anatomy of digital contact tracing: Role of age, transmission setting, adoption, and case detection Journal Article

In: Science Advances, vol. 7, no. 15, pp. eabd8750, 2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Contact tracing, COVID-19, Human health, surveillance


Poletti, Piero; Tirani, Marcello; Cereda, Danilo; Trentini, Filippo; Guzzetta, Giorgio; Sabatino, Giuliana; Marziano, Valentina; Castrofino, Ambra; Grosso, Francesca; Castillo, Gabriele Del; others,

Association of age with likelihood of developing symptoms and critical disease among close contacts exposed to patients with confirmed sars-cov-2 infection in italy Journal Article

In: JAMA network open, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. e211085–e211085, 2021.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Contact tracing, COVID-19, Italy


Mateo-Urdiales, Alberto; Alegiani, Stefania Spila; Fabiani, Massimo; Pezzotti, Patrizio; Filia, Antonietta; Massari, Marco; Riccardo, Flavia; Tallon, Marco; Proietti, Valeria; Manso, Martina Del; Puopolo, Maria; Spuri, Matteo; Morciano, Cristina; D’Ancona, Fortunato (Paolo); Cas, Roberto Da; Battilomo, Serena; Bella, Antonino; Menniti-Ippolito, Francesca; group,; registry,

Risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection and subsequent hospital admission and death at different time intervals since first dose of COVID-19 vaccine administration, Italy, 27 December 2020 to mid-April 2021 Journal Article

In: Eurosurveillance, vol. 26, no. 25, 2021.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Contact tracing, COVID-19, Italy, vaccine


Pinotti, Francesco; Domenico, Laura Di; Ortega, Ernesto; Mancastroppa, Marco; Pullano, Giulia; Valdano, Eugenio; Boëlle, Pierre-Yves; Poletto, Chiara; Colizza, Vittoria

Tracing and analysis of 288 early SARS-CoV-2 infections outside China: A modeling study Journal Article

In: PLOS Medicine, vol. 17, no. 7, pp. 1-13, 2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: China, Contact tracing, COVID-19, Model


Candido, Darlan S; Claro, Ingra M; Jesus, Jaqueline G De; Souza, William M; Moreira, Filipe RR; Dellicour, Simon; Mellan, Thomas A; Plessis, Louis Du; Pereira, Rafael HM; Sales, Flavia CS; others,

Evolution and epidemic spread of SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil Journal Article

In: Science, vol. 369, no. 6508, pp. 1255–1260, 2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: big data, Brazil, Contact tracing, COVID-19, epidemiology, measures, mobility, 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