Brian J Coburn

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Calculating the potential for within-flight transmission of influenza A (H1N1)
    Bradley G Wagner
    Center for Biomedical Modelling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Med 7:81. 2009
  2. pmc Emergence and dynamics of influenza super-strains
    Brian J Coburn
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S6. 2011
  3. pmc Modeling influenza epidemics and pandemics: insights into the future of swine flu (H1N1)
    Brian J Coburn
    Biomedical Modeling Center, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Med 7:30. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Increasing survival time decreases the cost-effectiveness of using "test & treat'' to eliminate HIV epidemics
    Bradley G Wagner
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, United States
    Math Biosci Eng 10:1673-86. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Current drivers and geographic patterns of HIV in Lesotho: implications for treatment and prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Brian J Coburn
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    BMC Med 11:224. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint A feasibility analysis of implementing interventions for discordant couples in 14 African countries: implications for epidemic control
    Brian J Coburn
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    AIDS 26:1969-71. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Calculating the potential for within-flight transmission of influenza A (H1N1)
    Bradley G Wagner
    Center for Biomedical Modelling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Med 7:81. 2009
    ..Here we present the first quantitative risk assessment to assess the potential for within-flight transmission of H1N1...
  2. pmc Emergence and dynamics of influenza super-strains
    Brian J Coburn
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S6. 2011
    ..However, once a new recombinant strain emerges, it is not clear whether the strain is capable of sustaining an outbreak. In certain cases, such strains have caused major influenza pandemics...
  3. pmc Modeling influenza epidemics and pandemics: insights into the future of swine flu (H1N1)
    Brian J Coburn
    Biomedical Modeling Center, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Med 7:30. 2009
    ..Finally, we show that by modeling cross-species transmission it may be possible to predict the emergence of pandemic strains of influenza...
  4. doi request reprint Increasing survival time decreases the cost-effectiveness of using "test & treat'' to eliminate HIV epidemics
    Bradley G Wagner
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, United States
    Math Biosci Eng 10:1673-86. 2013
    ..Therefore our results show that individual-level benefits and public health benefits will conflict when using "test &treat'' strategies to reduce HIV transmission. ..
  5. doi request reprint Current drivers and geographic patterns of HIV in Lesotho: implications for treatment and prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Brian J Coburn
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    BMC Med 11:224. 2013
    ..We discuss the implications of our results for expanding treatment (current coverage is only 60%) and reducing transmission...
  6. ncbi request reprint A feasibility analysis of implementing interventions for discordant couples in 14 African countries: implications for epidemic control
    Brian J Coburn
    Center for Biomedical Modeling, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    AIDS 26:1969-71. 2012
    ..Consequently, targeting HIV-positive partners could significantly reduce transmission, whereas targeting HIV-negative partners may have little impact...