Epidemiology and Global Health

Epidemiology and Global Health

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    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Understanding drivers of phylogenetic clustering and terminal branch lengths distribution in epidemics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

    Fabrizio Menardo
    Populations of Mycobacterium tuberculosis associated with clustering and shorter terminal branches are not necessarily transmitting more.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Stable antibiotic resistance and rapid human adaptation in livestock-associated MRSA

    Marta Matuszewska et al.
    The dominant MRSA circulating in European livestock has stably maintained genes associated with resistance to antibiotic treatments over several decades and when it is transmitted to humans it can rapidly acquire genes that allow it to evade human immune responses.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Projected resurgence of COVID-19 in the United States in July—December 2021 resulting from the increased transmissibility of the Delta variant and faltering vaccination

    Shaun Truelove et al.
    Multi-model ensembling projected that the Delta variant would lead to a substantial COVID-19 resurgence in the US, with higher vaccination uptake being a critical factor for limiting transmission and impact between states.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on breast cancer screening indicators in a Spanish population-based program: a cohort study

    Guillermo Bosch et al.
    The COVID-19 pandemic reduced participation in a Spanish population-based breast cancer screening program, especially among regular participants, while other outcomes like recall and cancer detection were not negatively affected by the interruption of screening.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Selection for infectivity profiles in slow and fast epidemics, and the rise of SARS-CoV-2 variants

    François Blanquart et al.
    Selection acting on SARS-CoV-2 variants altering the infectivity profile depends on levels of transmission in the community, and this dependence is used to infer Alpha and Delta variants infectivity profiles.
    1. Computational and Systems Biology
    2. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Osteogenic growth peptide is a potent anti-inflammatory and bone preserving hormone via cannabinoid receptor type 2

    Bitya Raphael-Mizrahi et al.
    Osteogenic growth peptide displays agonistic activity at CB2.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Medicine

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus accelerates brain aging and cognitive decline: Complementary findings from UK Biobank and meta-analyses

    Botond Antal et al.
    Patients with Type 2 diabetes show patterns of neurodegeneration consistent with accelerated brain aging, including impaired cognition and loss of brain volume, which are more severe in those with increased disease duration.

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