Michiel van Boven

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Public Health and the Environment
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Estimation of vaccine efficacy and critical vaccination coverage in partially observed outbreaks
    Michiel van Boven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS Comput Biol 9:e1003061. 2013
  2. pmc Transmission of novel influenza A(H1N1) in households with post-exposure antiviral prophylaxis
    Michiel van Boven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e11442. 2010
  3. pmc Self-interest versus group-interest in antiviral control
    Michiel van Boven
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e1558. 2008
  4. pmc Estimation of measles vaccine efficacy and critical vaccination coverage in a highly vaccinated population
    Michiel van Boven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J R Soc Interface 7:1537-44. 2010
  5. ncbi Estimating the day of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H7N7) virus introduction into a poultry flock based on mortality data
    Marian E H Bos
    Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Res 38:493-504. 2007
  6. pmc Estimation of transmission parameters of H5N1 avian influenza virus in chickens
    Annemarie Bouma
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    PLoS Pathog 5:e1000281. 2009
  7. pmc Effectiveness of personal protective equipment and oseltamivir prophylaxis during avian influenza A (H7N7) epidemic, the Netherlands, 2003
    Dennis E Te Beest
    Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1562-8. 2010
  8. doi Genetic data provide evidence for wind-mediated transmission of highly pathogenic avian influenza
    Rolf J F Ypma
    Center for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 207:730-5. 2013
  9. doi High probability of avian influenza virus (H7N7) transmission from poultry to humans active in disease control on infected farms
    Marian E H Bos
    Department of Farm Animal Health, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 201:1390-6. 2010
  10. doi Estimating the generation interval of influenza A (H1N1) in a range of social settings
    Dennis E Te Beest
    Centre for Infectious Diseases, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiology 24:244-50. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Estimation of vaccine efficacy and critical vaccination coverage in partially observed outbreaks
    Michiel van Boven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS Comput Biol 9:e1003061. 2013
    ..In these populations, it is estimated that almost two infections can be prevented per vaccination. We discuss the implications for the optimal control of mumps in heterogeneously vaccinated populations...
  2. pmc Transmission of novel influenza A(H1N1) in households with post-exposure antiviral prophylaxis
    Michiel van Boven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e11442. 2010
    ..These are widely believed to be key in supporting propagating spread, and it is therefore of importance to assess the transmission levels of the virus in such settings...
  3. pmc Self-interest versus group-interest in antiviral control
    Michiel van Boven
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e1558. 2008
    ..It is even possible that from a public health perspective a situation in which everybody takes antiviral drugs is optimal, while the process of individual choice leads to a situation where nobody is willing to take antiviral drugs...
  4. pmc Estimation of measles vaccine efficacy and critical vaccination coverage in a highly vaccinated population
    Michiel van Boven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J R Soc Interface 7:1537-44. 2010
    ..971, 95% credible interval: 0.961-0.978). We discuss the implications for measles elimination from highly vaccinated populations...
  5. ncbi Estimating the day of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H7N7) virus introduction into a poultry flock based on mortality data
    Marian E H Bos
    Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Res 38:493-504. 2007
    ..The implications of the model outcomes for detecting and tracing outbreaks of H7N7 HPAI virus are discussed...
  6. pmc Estimation of transmission parameters of H5N1 avian influenza virus in chickens
    Annemarie Bouma
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    PLoS Pathog 5:e1000281. 2009
    ..We discuss the implications for the control of H5N1 avian influenza virus in areas where it is endemic...
  7. pmc Effectiveness of personal protective equipment and oseltamivir prophylaxis during avian influenza A (H7N7) epidemic, the Netherlands, 2003
    Dennis E Te Beest
    Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1562-8. 2010
    ..No significant protective effect was found for use of respirators or safety glasses, possibly because of limitations of the data...
  8. doi Genetic data provide evidence for wind-mediated transmission of highly pathogenic avian influenza
    Rolf J F Ypma
    Center for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 207:730-5. 2013
    ..We conservatively estimate the contribution of a possible wind-mediated mechanism to the total amount of spread during this outbreak to be around 18%...
  9. doi High probability of avian influenza virus (H7N7) transmission from poultry to humans active in disease control on infected farms
    Marian E H Bos
    Department of Farm Animal Health, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 201:1390-6. 2010
    ..0%; 95% CI, 0.0%-1.0%) and cleaning assistance during depopulation (0.0%; 95% CI, 0.0%-9.2%). No significant association was observed between the probability of infection and the exposure variables...
  10. doi Estimating the generation interval of influenza A (H1N1) in a range of social settings
    Dennis E Te Beest
    Centre for Infectious Diseases, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiology 24:244-50. 2013
    ..9-3.7]) and schools (3.4 days [2.5-4.5]). Our findings could be the result of differences in the number of contacts between settings, differences in prophylactic use of antivirals between settings, and differences in underreporting...
  11. doi Age-dependent patterns of infection and severity explaining the low impact of 2009 influenza A (H1N1): evidence from serial serologic surveys in the Netherlands
    Anneke Steens
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and theEnvironment RIVM, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1307-15. 2011
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  12. pmc Optimizing infectious disease interventions during an emerging epidemic
    Jacco Wallinga
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, 3720 BA Bilthoven, Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:923-8. 2010
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  13. pmc Detecting emerging transmissibility of avian influenza virus in human households
    Michiel van Boven
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS Comput Biol 3:e145. 2007
    ..We discuss the applicability of our method for the detection of emerging human-to-human transmission of avian influenza viruses in particular, and for the analysis of within-household infection data in general...
  14. pmc A single vaccination of commercial broilers does not reduce transmission of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza
    Okti Poetri
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Farm Animal Health, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Res 42:74. 2011
    ..These results show that vaccination of broiler chickens does not reduce transmission, and suggest that this may be due to the interference of maternal immunity...
  15. ncbi [Combating the new influenza A (H1N1) virus. II. Surveillance and non-pharmaceutical interventions]
    Marianne A B van der Sande
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum Infectieziektebestrijding, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A771. 2009
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  16. pmc Nowcasting pandemic influenza A/H1N1 2009 hospitalizations in the Netherlands
    Tjibbe Donker
    National Institute for Public Health and Environment, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:195-201. 2011
    ..The real-time predictions of admissions are useful to adjust planning in hospitals to avoid exceeding their capacity...
  17. pmc Risk based culling for highly infectious diseases of livestock
    Dennis E Te Beest
    Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 7, 3584 CL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Res 42:81. 2011
    ..the location of all farms in the area at risk, the moments when infected farms are detected, and an estimate of the distance-dependent probability of transmission...
  18. doi Cost-effectiveness of targeted vaccination to protect new-borns against pertussis: comparing neonatal, maternal, and cocooning vaccination strategies
    Anna K Lugnér
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5392-7. 2013
    ..Specifically, with a persistent epidemic as seen in 2012, there is need for reconsidering the vaccination schedules against pertussis in order to increase protection of the vulnerable new-borns. ..
  19. doi Estimation of household transmission rates of pertussis and the effect of cocooning vaccination strategies on infant pertussis
    Sabine C de Greeff
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiology 23:852-60. 2012
    ..Despite >50 years of universal vaccination, pertussis remains the most prevalent vaccine-preventable infectious disease in developed countries. Pertussis is often mild in adults, but can run a severe course in young infants...
  20. ncbi Avian influenza A virus (H7N7) epidemic in The Netherlands in 2003: course of the epidemic and effectiveness of control measures
    Arjan Stegeman
    Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 190:2088-95. 2004
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  21. ncbi Heterozygote advantage fails to explain the high degree of polymorphism of the MHC
    Rob J de Boer
    Theoretical Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Immunogenetics 55:725-31. 2004
    ..This conclusion was confirmed by stochastic simulations, including mutation, genetic drift, and a finite population size. Heterozygote advantage on its own is insufficient to explain the high population diversity of the MHC...