Aaron A King

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Plug-and-play inference for disease dynamics: measles in large and small populations as a case study
    Daihai He
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J R Soc Interface 7:271-83. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Inapparent infections and cholera dynamics
    Aaron A King
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Nature 454:877-80. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolution of acute infections and the invasion-persistence trade-off
    Aaron A King
    Departments of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am Nat 173:446-55. 2009
  4. pmc Immune boosting explains regime-shifts in prevaccine-era pertussis dynamics
    Jennie S Lavine
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America Fogarty International Center, NIH, Bethesdsa, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72086. 2013
  5. pmc Can vaccine legacy explain the British pertussis resurgence?
    Maria A Riolo
    Center for the Study of Complex Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5903-8. 2013
  6. pmc Statistical inference for multi-pathogen systems
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002135. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Interactions between behavioral and life-history trade-offs in the evolution of integrated predator-defense plasticity
    Clayton E Cressler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Am Nat 176:276-88. 2010
  8. doi request reprint How infections propagate after point-source outbreaks: an analysis of secondary norovirus transmission
    Jonathan L Zelner
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemiology 21:711-8. 2010
  9. pmc Anatomy of a chaotic attractor: subtle model-predicted patterns revealed in population data
    Aaron A King
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:408-13. 2004
  10. pmc Highly localized sensitivity to climate forcing drives endemic cholera in a megacity
    Robert C Reiner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:2033-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Plug-and-play inference for disease dynamics: measles in large and small populations as a case study
    Daihai He
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J R Soc Interface 7:271-83. 2010
    ..Our approach is readily applicable to many other epidemiological and ecological systems...
  2. doi request reprint Inapparent infections and cholera dynamics
    Aaron A King
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Nature 454:877-80. 2008
    ..Our experience suggests that the confrontation of time-series data with mechanistic models is likely to revise our understanding of the ecology of many infectious diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolution of acute infections and the invasion-persistence trade-off
    Aaron A King
    Departments of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am Nat 173:446-55. 2009
    ..In contrast to the plethora of models that predict evolution of more aggressive pathogens in larger or denser populations, the invasion-persistence trade-off also operates for frequency-dependent pathogens...
  4. pmc Immune boosting explains regime-shifts in prevaccine-era pertussis dynamics
    Jennie S Lavine
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America Fogarty International Center, NIH, Bethesdsa, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72086. 2013
    ..Our results emphasize the importance of understanding the mechanisms responsible for maintaining immune memory for pertussis epidemiology. ..
  5. pmc Can vaccine legacy explain the British pertussis resurgence?
    Maria A Riolo
    Center for the Study of Complex Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5903-8. 2013
    ..Our analysis shows that careful accounting for age dependence in contact rates and susceptibility is prerequisite to the identification of which features of pertussis epidemiology want additional explanation. ..
  6. pmc Statistical inference for multi-pathogen systems
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002135. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Interactions between behavioral and life-history trade-offs in the evolution of integrated predator-defense plasticity
    Clayton E Cressler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Am Nat 176:276-88. 2010
    ..Our results have important implications for theory on the ecological effects of inducible defense, which has not considered how qualitatively different defenses might alter ecological interactions...
  8. doi request reprint How infections propagate after point-source outbreaks: an analysis of secondary norovirus transmission
    Jonathan L Zelner
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemiology 21:711-8. 2010
    ..It can become the source of further community transmission as well as new point-source outbreaks. Consequently, time-series data from exposed households provide information for risk assessment and intervention...
  9. pmc Anatomy of a chaotic attractor: subtle model-predicted patterns revealed in population data
    Aaron A King
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:408-13. 2004
    ..We show too that the mixture of patterns an experimentalist can expect to see depends on the scale of the system under study...
  10. pmc Highly localized sensitivity to climate forcing drives endemic cholera in a megacity
    Robert C Reiner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:2033-6. 2012
    ..The modeling framework presented here should be applicable to cholera in other cities, as well as to other infectious diseases in urban settings and other biological systems with spatiotemporal interactions...
  11. doi request reprint Contact network structure explains the changing epidemiology of pertussis
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Science 330:982-5. 2010
    ..The practical implications of our results are notable: Ignoring age-structured contacts is likely to result in misinterpretation of epidemiological data and potentially costly policy missteps...
  12. pmc Never mind the length, feel the quality: the impact of long-term epidemiological data sets on theory, application and policy
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:611-8. 2010
    ..Here, we review some of the key intellectual developments in epidemiology facilitated by long-term data. We identify research frontiers at the interface of ecology and epidemiology and their associated data needs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Human birth seasonality: latitudinal gradient and interplay with childhood disease dynamics
    Micaela Martinez-Bakker
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA, Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 281:20132438. 2014
    ..This may be owing to the well-known frequency-locking between measles epidemics and seasonal transmission rates, or may arise from substantial uncertainty in multiple model parameters and estimation stochasticity. ..
  14. doi request reprint Time lags and the balance of positive and negative interactions in driving grassland community dynamics
    Emily C Farrer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Am Nat 175:160-73. 2010
    ..Overall, the presence of strong lagged density dependence in this system suggests that it may be more widespread in plants than previously thought...
  15. ncbi request reprint Spatial mechanisms for coexistence of species sharing a common natural enemy
    Aaron A King
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 569 Dabney Hall, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 64:431-8. 2003
    ..We discuss the implications of our findings relative to issues of community organization and biological conservation...