- A sign of superspreading in tuberculosis: highly skewed distribution of genotypic cluster sizesRolf J F Ypma
From the aCentre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, the Netherlands bJulius Center for Health Research and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, the Netherlands and cDepartments of Clinical Microbiology and Pulmonary Diseases, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Epidemiology 24:395-400. 2013..So far, no method exists to relate superspreading to the distribution of genotypic cluster sizes...
- Genetic data provide evidence for wind-mediated transmission of highly pathogenic avian influenzaRolf 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%...
- Unravelling transmission trees of infectious diseases by combining genetic and epidemiological dataR J F Ypma
National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Proc Biol Sci 279:444-50. 2012..Furthermore, the estimated tree reveals the relative infectiousness of farms of different types and sizes...