- Network-based analysis of stochastic SIR epidemic models with random and proportionate mixingEben Kenah
Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Theor Biol 249:706-22. 2007..We conclude that the theory of percolation on semi-directed networks provides a very general framework for the analysis of stochastic SIR models in closed populations...
- Generation interval contraction and epidemic data analysisEben Kenah
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Math Biosci 213:71-9. 2008..This approach leads naturally to partial likelihoods for epidemic data that are very similar to those that arise in survival analysis, opening a promising avenue of methodological research in infectious disease epidemiology...
- Foodborne transmission of Nipah virus, BangladeshStephen P Luby
International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Emerg Infect Dis 12:1888-94. 2006..This investigation suggests that Nipah virus was transmitted from P. giganteus to persons through drinking fresh date palm sap...