James O Lloyd-Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint HIV-1/parasite co-infection and the emergence of new parasite strains
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, 208 Mueller Lab, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Parasitology 135:795-806. 2008
  2. pmc Cyclical changes in seroprevalence of leptospirosis in California sea lions: endemic and epidemic disease in one host species?
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 7:125. 2007
  3. pmc Maximum likelihood estimation of the negative binomial dispersion parameter for highly overdispersed data, with applications to infectious diseases
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Mueller Lab, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e180. 2007
  4. pmc Curtailing transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome within a community and its hospital
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Biophysics Graduate Group, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1979-89. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Transmission consequences of coinfection: cytokines writ large?
    Andrea L Graham
    Institutes of Evolution, Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Trends Parasitol 23:284-91. 2007
  6. pmc Utility of R0 as a predictor of disease invasion in structured populations
    Paul C Cross
    Northern Rocky Mountain Science Centre, US Geological Survey, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
    J R Soc Interface 4:315-24. 2007
  7. pmc The potential impact of male circumcision on HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Brian G Williams
    World Health Organization, Stop TB Department, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 3:e262. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Dynamics and management of infectious disease in colonizing populations
    Shirli Bar-David
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley 94720 3112, USA
    Ecology 87:1215-24. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comment on "On the regulation of populations of mammals, birds, fish, and insects" I
    Wayne M Getz
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94720 3114, USA
    Science 311:1100; author reply 1100. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Dynamically modeling SARS and other newly emerging respiratory illnesses: past, present, and future
    Chris T Bauch
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Epidemiology 16:791-801. 2005

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint HIV-1/parasite co-infection and the emergence of new parasite strains
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, 208 Mueller Lab, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Parasitology 135:795-806. 2008
    ..Definitive evidence to test these predicted effects is largely lacking, and we conclude by discussing challenges in interpreting available data and priorities for future studies...
  2. pmc Cyclical changes in seroprevalence of leptospirosis in California sea lions: endemic and epidemic disease in one host species?
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 7:125. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Maximum likelihood estimation of the negative binomial dispersion parameter for highly overdispersed data, with applications to infectious diseases
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Mueller Lab, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e180. 2007
    ..e., those with k>or=1), and the accuracy of confidence intervals estimated for k is typically not explored...
  4. pmc Curtailing transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome within a community and its hospital
    James 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Transmission consequences of coinfection: cytokines writ large?
    Andrea L Graham
    Institutes of Evolution, Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Trends Parasitol 23:284-91. 2007
    ..Testable predictions about the epidemiological consequences of coinfection are generated by this conceptual framework...
  6. pmc Utility of R0 as a predictor of disease invasion in structured populations
    Paul C Cross
    Northern Rocky Mountain Science Centre, US Geological Survey, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
    J R Soc Interface 4:315-24. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc The potential impact of male circumcision on HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Brian G Williams
    World Health Organization, Stop TB Department, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 3:e262. 2006
    ..We explore the implications of this finding for the promotion of MC as a public health intervention to control HIV in sub-Saharan Africa...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dynamics and management of infectious disease in colonizing populations
    Shirli 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comment on "On the regulation of populations of mammals, birds, fish, and insects" I
    Wayne M Getz
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94720 3114, USA
    Science 311:1100; author reply 1100. 2006
    ..They also neglected trophic and migratory processes, which we demonstrate could underlie their empirical findings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dynamically modeling SARS and other newly emerging respiratory illnesses: past, present, and future
    Chris T Bauch
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Epidemiology 16:791-801. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The effect of treatment on pathogen virulence
    Travis 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...
  12. pmc Frequency-dependent incidence in models of sexually transmitted diseases: portrayal of pair-based transmission and effects of illness on contact behaviour
    James O Lloyd-Smith
    Biophysics Graduate Group, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 3200, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 271:625-34. 2004
    ..We discuss the application of our results to STDs (in humans and animals) and other infectious diseases...
  13. doi request reprint Impact of HIV on novel therapies for tuberculosis control
    Maria S Sanchez
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3114, USA
    AIDS 22:963-72. 2008
    ..We investigated how tuberculosis is impacted by reducing treatment duration alone or combined with enhanced case detection and/or cure under different HIV prevalence levels...