Dennis Chao

Summary

Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Location: Seattle, WA, USA
URL: www.cs.unm.edu/~dlchao

Publications

  1. pmc Chromosomal instability and copy number alterations in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma
    Thomas G Paulson
    Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:3305-14. 2009
  2. pmc The transmissibility and control of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus
    Yang Yang
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Science 326:729-33. 2009
  3. pmc Planning for the control of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in Los Angeles County and the United States
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1121-30. 2011
  4. pmc The global transmission and control of influenza
    Eben Kenah
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19515. 2011
  5. pmc Strategies for pandemic and seasonal influenza vaccination of schoolchildren in the United States
    Nicole E Basta
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:679-86. 2009
  6. pmc Vaccination strategies for epidemic cholera in Haiti with implications for the developing world
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7081-5. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Modeling cholera outbreaks
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 98109, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 379:195-209. 2014
  8. pmc The effects of vector movement and distribution in a mathematical model of dengue transmission
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76044. 2013
  9. pmc Modeling the global transmission of antiviral-resistant influenza viruses
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:58-62. 2013
  10. pmc The global spread of drug-resistant influenza
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J R Soc Interface 9:648-56. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Chromosomal instability and copy number alterations in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma
    Thomas G Paulson
    Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:3305-14. 2009
    ....
  2. pmc The transmissibility and control of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus
    Yang Yang
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Science 326:729-33. 2009
    ..If a vaccine were available soon enough, vaccination of children, followed by adults, reaching 70% overall coverage, in addition to high-risk and essential workforce groups, could mitigate a severe epidemic...
  3. pmc Planning for the control of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in Los Angeles County and the United States
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1121-30. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc The global transmission and control of influenza
    Eben Kenah
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19515. 2011
    ..Our open-source, computationally simple model can help public health officials plan for the next pandemic as well as deal with interpandemic influenza...
  5. pmc Strategies for pandemic and seasonal influenza vaccination of schoolchildren in the United States
    Nicole E Basta
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:679-86. 2009
    ..Given the current worldwide threat of novel influenza A (H1N1), with an estimated R of 1.4-1.6, health officials should consider strategies for vaccinating children against novel influenza A (H1N1) as well as seasonal influenza...
  6. pmc Vaccination strategies for epidemic cholera in Haiti with implications for the developing world
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7081-5. 2011
    ..For epidemic cholera, we recommend a large mobile stockpile of enough vaccine to cover 30% of a country's population to be reactively targeted to populations at high risk of exposure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Modeling cholera outbreaks
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 98109, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 379:195-209. 2014
    ..Major challenges to cholera modeling are insufficient data for calibrating models and the need to tailor models for different outbreak scenarios. ..
  8. pmc The effects of vector movement and distribution in a mathematical model of dengue transmission
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76044. 2013
    ..Two assumptions usually incorporated by mathematical models of vector-borne disease transmission is homogeneous mixing among the hosts and vectors and homogeneous distribution of the vectors...
  9. pmc Modeling the global transmission of antiviral-resistant influenza viruses
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:58-62. 2013
    ..The fact that resistant influenza strains can circulate and sometimes replace sensitive strains is of great public health concern...
  10. pmc The global spread of drug-resistant influenza
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J R Soc Interface 9:648-56. 2012
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  11. pmc School opening dates predict pandemic influenza A(H1N1) outbreaks in the United States
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases, Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:877-80. 2010
    ..School opening dates can be useful for future pandemic planning, and influenza mitigation strategies should be targeted at school populations before the influenza season...
  12. pmc FluTE, a publicly available stochastic influenza epidemic simulation model
    Dennis L Chao
    Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 6:e1000656. 2010
    ..Computer simulation models play an essential role in informing public policy and evaluating pandemic preparedness plans. We have made the source code of this model publicly available to encourage its use and further development...
  13. pmc Cell proliferation, cell cycle abnormalities, and cancer outcome in patients with Barrett's esophagus: a long-term prospective study
    Dennis L Chao
    Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 14:6988-95. 2008
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  14. pmc Preneoplastic lesion growth driven by the death of adjacent normal stem cells
    Dennis L Chao
    Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:15034-9. 2008
    ..These results support the hypothesis that clonal expansion of premalignant lesions can be driven by agents, such as ionizing or nonionizing radiation, that cause cell killing but do not directly stimulate cell replication...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mutagen sensitivity and neoplastic progression in patients with Barrett's esophagus: a prospective analysis
    Dennis L Chao
    Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, C1 157, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1935-40. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Stochastic stage-structured modeling of the adaptive immune system
    Dennis L Chao
    Department of Computer Science, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87131, USA
    Proc IEEE Comput Soc Bioinform Conf 2:124-31. 2003
    ..Our model can provide insights into the effect infections have on the CTL repertoire and the response to subsequent infections...
  17. pmc Predicting the impact of a nonsterilizing vaccine against human immunodeficiency virus
    Miles P Davenport
    Department of Haematology, Prince of Wales Hospital, and Centre for Vascular Research, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
    J Virol 78:11340-51. 2004
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