Publications

PublicationAuthorsJournalData of publicationDOIMOOD partner(s)Key words
Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) early-stage importation risk to Europe, January 2020G. Pullano, F. Pinotti, E. Valdano, P.Y. Boëlle, C. Poletto, V. ColizzaEurosurveillance2020https://doi.org/10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.4.2000057INSERM
Preparedness and vulnerability of African countries against importations of COVID-19: a modelling study.Marius Gilbert, Giulia Pullano, Francesco Pinotti, Eugenio Valdano, Chiara Poletto, Pierre-Yves Boëlle, Eric D’Ortenzio, Yazdan Yazdanpanah, Serge Paul Eholie, Mathias Altmann, Bernardo Gutierrez, Moritz U G Kraemer*, Vittoria Colizza,The Lancet2020https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)30411-6INSERM/ULB/UOXF
The effect of travel restrictions on the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.Chinazzi, M., Davis, J. T., Ajelli, M., Gioannini, C., Litvinova, M., Merler, S., … & Viboud, C.Science2020https://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aba9757FEM/FBK
Monitoring online media reports for the early detection of unknown diseases: insights from a retrospective study of COVID-19 emergence.Sarah Valentin, Alizé Mercier, Renaud Lancelot, Mathieu Roche, Elena ArsevskaTransbound Emerg Diseases2020https://doi.org/10.1111/tbed.13738CIRADCOVID‐19 , emerging disease, epidemic intelligence, one Health, online news, PADI‐web
Assessing the impact of coordinated COVID-19 exit strategies across Europe.N. W. Ruktanonchai, J. R. Floyd, S. Lai, C. W. Ruktanonchai, A. Sadilek, P. Rente-Lourenco, X. Ben, A. Carioli, J. Gwinn, J. E. Steele, O. Prosper, A. Schneider, A. Oplinger, P. Eastham, A. J. TatemScience2020https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abc5096SOTON
Effect of non-pharmaceutical interventions to contain COVID-19 in China.Shengjie Lai, Nick W Ruktanonchai, Liangcai Zhou, Olivia Prosper, Wei Luo, Jessica R Floyd, Amy Wesolowski, Mauricio Santillana, Chi Zhang, Xiangjun Du, Hongjie Yu, Andrew J TatemNature2020https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2293-xSOTON
Seasonal and interannual risks of dengue introduction from South-East Asia into China, 2005-2015.Lai S, Johansson MA, Yin W, Wardrop NA, van Panhuis WG, Wesolowski A, et al.PLoSNegl Trop Dishttps://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006743
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COVID-19 and Media Datasets: Period- and location-specific textual data mining.Mathieu RocheData in Brief2020https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2020.106356CIRADCorpus, Text-mining, NLP, Terminology extraction, Classification, COVID-19
Evaluating the effect of demographic factors, socioeconomic factors, and risk aversion on mobility during the COVID-19 epidemic in France under lockdown: a population-based study.Giulia Pullano, Eugenio Valdano, Nicola Scarpa, Stefania Rubrich, Vittoria ColizzaLancet Digit Health2020https://doi.org/10.1016/S2589-7500(20)30243-0INSERM
Evolution and epidemic spread of SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil.Darlan S. Candido Ingra M. Claro, Jaqueline G. de Jesus, William M. Souza, Filipe R. R. Moreira et alSciencehttps://doi.org/10.1126/science.abd2161ULB
Influence of temperature on the life-cycle dynamics of Aedes albopictus population established at temperate latitudes: a laboratory experiment. 2020, 11, 0808Giovanni Marini, Mattia Manica, Daniele Arnoldi, Enrico Inama, Roberto Rosà and Annapaola RizzoliInsects2020https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11110808FEM/FBKmosquito bionomics; mosquito dynamics; invasive species
Crowding and the shape of COVID-19 epidemics.Benjamin Rader, Samuel V Scarpino, Anjalika Nande, Alison L Hill , Ben Adlam, Robert C Reiner, David M Pigott, Bernardo Gutierrez, Alexander E Zarebski, Munik Shrestha, John S Brownstein, Marcia C Castro, Christopher Dye, Huaiyu Tian, Oliver G Pybus, Moritz U G KraemerNature Medicine2020https://doi.org/10.1038/s41591-020-1104-0OXFORD
Spring temperature shapes West Nile virus transmission in EuropeGiovanni Marinia, Mattia Manica, Luca Delucchia, Andrea Pugliesed, Roberto RosàActa Tropica2021https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2020.105796FEM/FBK
Epidemiological hypothesis testing using a phylogeographic and phylodynamic framework.Simon Dellicour, Sebastian Lequime, Bram Vrancken, Mandev S. Gill, Paul Bastide, Karthik Gangavarapu, Nathaniel L. Matteson, Yi Tan, Louis du Plessis, Alexander A. Fisher, Martha I. Nelson, Marius Gilbert, Marc A. Suchard, Kristian G. Andersen, Nathan D. Grubaugh, Oliver G. Pybus & Philippe LemeyNature communications2020https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-19122-zULB/KU LEUVEN
Mapping global variation in human mobility.Kraemer M.U.G, Sadilek A., Zhang Q., Marchal N.A., Tuli G., Cohn E.L., Hswen Y, Perkins T.A., Smith D.L., Reiner Jr R.C., Brownstein J.S.Nat Hum Behav2020https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-020-0875-0UOXF
Geographic access to United States SARS-CoV-2 testing sites highlights healthcare disparities and may bias transmission estimates.Rader B., Astley c.M., Sy K.T.L., Sewalk K., Hswen Y., Brownstein J.S., Kraemer M.U.G.Journal of Travel Medicinehttps://doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taaa076UOXF
The effect of human mobility and control measures on the COVID-19 epidemic in China. Science 01 May 2020:Vol. 368, Issue 6490, pp. 493-497Moritz U. G. Kraemer, Chia-Hung Yang, Bernardo Gutierrez, Chieh-Hsi Wu, Brennan Klein, David M. Pigott, Open COVID-19 Data Working Group, Louis du Plessis, Nuno R. Faria, Ruoran Li, William P. Hanage, John S. Brownstein, Maylis Layan, Alessandro Vespignani, Huaiyu Tian, Christopher Dye, Oliver G. Pybus, Samuel V. ScarpinoSciencehttps://doi.org/10.1126/science.abb4218UOXF
Mobile phone data for informing public health actions across the COVID-19 pandemic life cycleOliver N., Lepri b,. Sterly H., Lambiotte R., Delataille S., De Nadai D., Letouzé E., Salah A.A., Benjamins R., Cattuto C., Colizza V., de Cordes N., Fraiberger S.P., Koebe T., Lehmann S., Murillo J., Pentland A., Pham P.N., Pivetta F., Saramäki J., Scarpino S.V., Tizzoni M., Verhulst S. and Vinck P.Science Advances2020https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abc0764
Changes in contact patterns shape the dynamics of the COVID-19 outbreak in China.Zhang J., Litvinova M., Liang Y., Wang Y., Wang W., Zhao S., Wu Q., Merler S., Viboud C., Vespignani A., Ajelli M.,, Yu H.Science2020https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abb8001
The impact of a nation-wide lockdown on COVID-19 transmissibility in ItalyAndrea Piccioli; Maria Fenicia Vescio; Patrizio Pezzotti; Antonino Bella; Stefano Merler; Alberto Mateo Urdiales; Martina Del Manso; Stefano Boros; Giovanni Rezza; Giorgio Guzzetta; Valentina Marziano; Piero Poletti; Silvio Brusaferro; Filippo Trentini; Xanthi D. Andrianou; Stefania Bellino; Massimo Fabiani; Flavia Riccardo; Marco AjelliEmerging Infectious Diseases2021https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2701.202114FEM/FBKCOVID-19; Italy; SARS; SARS-CoV-2; coronavirus disease; lockdown; reproduction number; respiratory infections; severe acute respiratory syndrome; severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2; transmissibility; viruses; zoonoses.
Evolving epidemiology and transmission dynamics of coronavirus disease 2019 outside Hubei province, China: a descriptive and modelling study.Zhang J., Litvinova M., Wang W., Wang Y., Deng X., Chen X., Li M., Zheng W., Yi L., Chen X, Wu Q., Liang Y., Wang X., Yang J., Sun K., Longini Jr I.M., Halloran ME., Wu P., Cowling B.J., Merler S., Viboud C., Vespignani A., Ajelli M., Yu H.The Lancet Infect Diseases2020https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30230-9FEM/FBK
Potential short-term outcome of an uncontrolled COVID-19 epidemic in Lombardy, Italy, February to March 2020.Giorgio Guzzetta, Piero Poletti, Marco Ajelli, Filippo Trentini, Valentina Marziano, Danilo Cereda, Marcello Tirani, Giulio Diurno, Annalisa Bodina, Antonio Barone, Lucia Crottogini, Maria Gramegna, Alessia Melegaro, Stefano MerlerEurosurveillance2020https://doi.org/10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.12.2000293FEM/FBK
An investigation of transmission control measures during the first 50 days of the COVID-19 epidemic in China.Huaiyu Tian, Yonghong Liu, Yidan Li, Chieh-Hsi Wu, Bin Chen, Moritz U. G. Kraemer, Bingying Li, Jun Cai, Bo Xu, Qiqi Yang, Ben Wang, Peng Yang, Yujun Cui, Yimeng Song, Pai Zheng, Quanyi Wang, Ottar N. Bjornstad, Ruifu Yang, Bryan T. Grenfell, Oliver G. Pybus, Christopher DyeSciencehttps://doi.org/10.1126/science.abb6105
Epidemiological data from the COVID-19 outbreak, real-time case information.Xu B., Gutierrez B., Mekaru S., Sewalk K., Goodwin L., Loskill A., Cohn E.L., Hswen T., Hill S.C., Cobo M.M., Zarebski A.E., Li S., Wu C-H., Hulland E., Morgan J.D., Wang L., O’BrienK., Scarpino S.V., Brownstein J.S., Pybus O.G., Pigott D.M., Kraemer M.U.G.Sci Data2020https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-020-0448-0
Expected impact of lockdown in Île-de-France and possible exit strategies; medRxivDi Domenico L., Pullano G., Sabbatini C.E., Boëlle P-Y., Colizza V.BMC Medicine, BioMed Central2020https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.04.13.20063933INSERMCOVID-19, Mathematical modeling, Lockdown, Exit strategies, Non-pharmaceutical interventions, Social distancing, Reproductive number
Tracing and analysis of 288 early SARS-CoV-2 infections outside China: A modeling studyFrancesco Pinotti, Laura Di Domenico, Ernesto Ortega, Marco Mancastroppa, Giulia Pullano, Eugenio Valdano, Pierre-Yves Boëlle, Chiara Poletto, Vittoria ColizzaPLOS Medicine2020https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1003193

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Global Trends in Antimicrobial Use in Food Animals from 2017 to 2030Katie Tiseo, Laura Huber, Marius Gilbert, Timothy P. Robinson, Thomas P. Van Boeckel.Antibiotics2020https://doi.org/10.3390/antibiotics9120918ETHantibiotics; livestock; animal products; sales; exports
Spatial modes for transmission of chikungunya virus during a large chikungunya outbreak in Italy: a modeling analysisGiorgio Guzzetta, Francesco Vairo, Alessia Mammone, Simone Lanini, Piero Poletti, Mattia Manica, Roberto Rosa, Beniamino Caputo, Angelo Solimini, Alessandra Della Torre, Paola Scognamiglio, Alimuddin Zumla, Giuseppe Ippolito & Stefano MerlerBMC Medicine220https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01674-yFEMChikungunya, Transmission chain, Spatiotemporal spread, Transmission distance
Retrospective analysis of the Italian exit strategy from
COVID-19 lockdown
Valentina Marzianoa, Giorgio Guzzettaa, Bruna Maria Rondinone, Fabio Boccuni, Flavia Riccardoc, Antonino Bellac, Piero Polettia, Filippo Trentinia, Patrizio Pezzottic, Silvio Brusaferroc, Giovanni Rezzac,
Sergio Iavicolib, Marco Ajellid and Stefano Merler
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America2021https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2019617118
Reducing contacts to stop SARS-CoV-2 transmission during the second pandemic wave in Brussels, Belgium, August to November 2020Brecht Ingelbeen, Laurène Peckeu, Marie Laga, Ilona Hendrix, Inge Neven, Marianne A. B. van der Sande, Esther van KleefEurosurveillance2021https://doi.org/10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2021.26.7.2100065
Can a COVID-19 vaccination program guarantee the return to a pre-pandemic lifestyle?Juan Yang, Valentina Marziano, Xiaowei Deng, Giorgio Guzzetta, Juanjuan Zhang, Filippo Trentini, Jun Cai, Piero Poletti, Wen Zheng, Wei Wang, Qianhui Wu, Zeyao Zhao, Kaige Dong, Guangjie Zhong, Cécile Viboud, Stefano Merler, Marco Ajelli, Hongjie YuMedRxiv preprint2021https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.03.21251108
Emergence of an early SARS-CoV-2 epidemic in the United StatesMark Zeller, Karthik Gangavarapu, Catelyn Anderson, Allison R. Smither, John A. Vanchiere, Rebecca Rose, Daniel J. Snyder, Gytis Dudas, Alexander Watts, Nathaniel L. Matteson, Refugio Robles-Sikisaka, Maximilian Marshall, Amy K. Feehan, Gilberto Sabino-Santos Jr, Antoinette R. Bell-Kareem, Laura D. Hughes, Manar Alkuzweny, Patricia Snarski, Julia Garcia-Diaz, Rona S. Scott, Lilia I. Melnik, Raphaëlle Klitting, Michelle McGraw, Pedro Belda-Ferre, Peter DeHoff, Shashank Sathe, Clarisse Marotz, Nathan Grubaugh, David J. Nolan, Arnaud C. Drouin, Kaylynn J. Genemaras, Karissa Chao, Sarah Topol, Emily Spencer, Laura Nicholson, Stefan Aigner, Gene W. Yeo, Lauge Farnaes, Charlotte A. Hobbs, Louise C. Laurent, Rob Knight, Emma B. Hodcroft, Kamran Khan, Dahlene N. Fusco, Vaughn S. Cooper, Phillipe Lemey, Lauren Gardner, Susanna L. Lamers, Jeremy P. Kamil, Robert F. Garry, Marc A. Suchard, Kristian G. AndersenMedRxiv preprint2021https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.05.21251235
Integrated vaccination and physical distancing interventions to prevent future COVID-19 waves in Chinese citiesBo Huang, Jionghua Wang, Jixuan Cai, Shiqi Yao, Paul Kay Sheung Chan, Tony Hong-wing Tam, Ying-Yi Hong, Corrine W. Ruktanonchai, Alessandra Carioli, Jessica R. Floyd, Nick W. Ruktanonchai, Weizhong Yang, Zhongjie Li, Andrew J. Tatem & Shengjie LaiNat Hum Behav2021https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-021-01063-2
Trade-offs between individual and ensemble forecasts of an emerging infectious diseaseRachel J. Oidtman, Elisa Omodei, Moritz U. G. Kraemer, Carlos A. Castañeda-Orjuela, Erica Cruz-Rivera, Sandra Misnaza-Castrillón, Myriam Patricia Cifuentes, Luz Emilse Rincon, Viviana Cañon, Pedro de Alarcon, Guido España, View ORCID ProfileJohn H. Huber, Sarah C. Hill, Christopher M. Barker, Michael A. Johansson, Carrie A. Manore, Robert C. Reiner Jr., Isabel Rodriguez-Barraquer, Amir S. Siraj, Enrique Frias-Martinez, Manuel García-Herranz, Alex PerkinsMedRxiv preprint2021https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.25.21252363
The emergence and ongoing convergent evolution of the N501Y lineages coincides with a major global shift in the SARS-CoV-2 selective landscapeDarren P Martin, Steven Weaver, Houryiah Tegally, Emmanuel James San, Stephen D Shank, Eduan Wilkinson, Jennifer Giandhari, Sureshnee Naidoo, Yeshnee Pillay, Lavanya Singh, Richard J Lessells, NGS-SA, COVID-19 Genomics UK (COG-UK), Ravindra K Gupta, Joel O Wertheim, Anton Nekturenko, Ben Murrell, Gordon W Harkins, Philippe Lemey, Oscar A MacLean, David L Robertson, Tulio de Oliveira, Sergei L Kosakovsky PondMedRxiv preprint2021https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.23.21252268
Genomics and epidemiology of a novel SARS-CoV-2 lineage in Manaus, BrazilNuno R. Faria, Thomas A. Mellan, Charles Whittaker, et al.MedRxiv preprint2021https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.26.21252554
Establishment and lineage dynamics of the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic in the UKLOUIS DU PLESSIS, JOHN T. MCCRONE, ALEXANDER E. ZAREBSKI, VERITY HILL, CHRISTOPHER RUIS, BERNARDO GUTIERREZ, JAYNA RAGHWANI, JORDAN ASHWORTH, RACHEL COLQUHOUN, THOMAS R. CONNOR, NUNO R. FARIA, BEN JACKSON, NICHOLAS J. LOMAN, ÁINE O’TOOLE, SAMUEL M. NICHOLLS, KRIS V. PARAG, EMILY SCHER, TETYANA I. VASYLYEVA, ERIK M. VOLZ, ALEXANDER WATTS, ISAAC I. BOGOCH, KAMRAN KHAN, COVID-19 GENOMICS UK (COG-UK) CONSORTIUM, DAVID M. AANENSEN, MORITZ U. G. KRAEMER, ANDREW RAMBAUT, OLIVER G. PYBUSScience2021https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abf2946