James O Lloyd-Smith
Affiliation: University of California
- Modeling density dependence in heterogeneous landscapes: dispersal as a case studyJames O Lloyd-Smith
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Theor Biol 265:160-6. 2010..Other circumstances may require different formulations, but modelers must ensure that these have appropriate scaling and non-equilibrium behavior...
- Epidemic dynamics at the human-animal interfaceJames O Lloyd-Smith
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Science 326:1362-7. 2009..Progress in understanding and combating zoonoses requires a new generation of models that addresses a broader set of pathogen life histories and integrates across host species and scientific disciplines...
- Potential impact of vaccination on the hepatitis C virus epidemic in injection drug usersJudith A Hahn
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
Epidemics 1:47-57. 2009....
- Curtailing transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome within a community and its hospitalJames O Lloyd-Smith
Biophysics Graduate Group, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Proc Biol Sci 270:1979-89. 2003..The implications of our results for future emerging pathogens are discussed...
- Major increase in human monkeypox incidence 30 years after smallpox vaccination campaigns cease in the Democratic Republic of CongoAnne W Rimoin
University of California, Los Angeles School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16262-7. 2010..Improved surveillance and epidemiological analysis is needed to better assess the public health burden and develop strategies for reducing the risk of wider spread of infection...
- Multiple scales of selection influence the evolutionary emergence of novel pathogensMiran Park
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, 610 Charles E Young Dr South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 368:20120333. 2013..Our cross-scale model represents a step towards integrating laboratory experiments with field surveillance data to create a rational framework to assess emergence risk...
- Invasion dynamics in spatially heterogeneous environmentsSebastian J Schreiber
Department of Evolution and Ecology and Center for Population Biology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
Am Nat 174:490-505. 2009..Sensitivity analysis of our models provides guidance for control efforts...
- Incongruent HIV and tuberculosis co-dynamics in Kenya: interacting epidemics monitor each otherMaria S Sanchez
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, 137 Mulford Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 3112, USA
Epidemics 1:14-20. 2009..Kenya is heralded as an example of declining HIV in Africa, while its tuberculosis (TB) numbers continue rising. We conducted a comparative investigation of TB-HIV co-dynamics in Africa to determine the likelihood of reported trends...
- Influence of viral replication mechanisms on within-host evolutionary dynamicsClaude Loverdo
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
Evolution 66:3462-71. 2012....
- Using remote sensing to map the risk of human monkeypox virus in the Congo BasinTrevon Fuller
Center for Tropical Research, Institute of the Environment, University of California, Los Angeles, 619 Charles E Young Dr East, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1496, USA
Ecohealth 8:14-25. 2011..32; 95% CI 1.08-1.63). We recommend that semi-deciduous rainforests with oil-palm, the rope squirrel's main food source, be prioritized for monitoring...
- Dynamics and management of infectious disease in colonizing populationsShirli Bar-David
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley 94720 3112, USA
Ecology 87:1215-24. 2006..Recognizing which of our three general cases best describes a particular outbreak will aid in planning an efficient strategy to contain the disease...
- The effect of treatment on pathogen virulenceTravis C Porco
San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Suite 204, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Theor Biol 233:91-102. 2005..Thus we show that conflict can arise between the epidemiological benefits of treatment and the evolutionary risks of heightened virulence...
- Likelihood ridges and multimodality in population growth rate modelsLeo Polansky
Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, 137 Mulford Hall, Berkeley, California 94720 3112, USA
Ecology 90:2313-20. 2009....