Epidemiology and Global Health

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    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Immunology and Inflammation

    A recombinant protein containing influenza viral conserved epitopes and superantigen induces broad-spectrum protection

    Yansheng Li et al.
    By fusing influenza viral conserved epitopes and a superantigen fragment, we constructed a recombinant protein that might be a candidate universal broad-spectrum vaccine for the prevention and treatment of multiple influenza viruses.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Microbiology and Infectious Disease

    Efficacy of FFP3 respirators for prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infection in healthcare workers

    Mark Ferris et al.
    Healthcare workers working on COVID-19 wards experience a 31-fold increased risk of infection with SARS-CoV-2 compared to colleagues on non-COVID-19 wards whilst wearing fluid-resistant surgical masks, and FFP3 respirators provide up to 100% protection against infection.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Neonatal Weight: No fire without smoke (particles)

    Stephanie M Holm, John Balmes
    Pollution from landscape fires, which are increasing with climate change, leads to babies being born with lower birthweights in low- and middle-income countries.
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    1. Epidemiology and Global Health
    2. Genetics and Genomics

    Epigenome-wide analysis of DNA methylation and coronary heart disease: a nested case-control study

    Jiahui Si et al.
    Epigenetic regulations in the smoking- and blood pressure-related pathways to the future risk of coronary heart disease may reveal novel pathways or therapeutic targets.
    1. Computational and Systems Biology
    2. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Emerging dynamics from high-resolution spatial numerical epidemics

    Olivier Thomine et al.
    Countrywide agent-based simulations with building-level resolution reveal the importance of demographic repartition and population density on epidemic dynamics of respiratory infections.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Exposure to landscape fire smoke reduced birthweight in low- and middle-income countries: findings from a siblings-matched case-control study

    Jiajianghui Li et al.
    Gestational exposure to landscape fire smoke harms maternal health, especially in low and middle-income countries.
    1. Ecology
    2. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Microbiome-pathogen interactions drive epidemiological dynamics of antibiotic resistance: A modeling study applied to nosocomial pathogen control

    David RM Smith et al.
    A novel mathematical modeling framework for antibiotic-resistant bacteria combining within-host microbiome-pathogen interactions with population-level pathogen epidemiology, demonstrating how antibiotic consumption and ecological competition come together to drive the spread of resistance.
    1. Epidemiology and Global Health

    Identifying Plasmodium falciparum transmission patterns through parasite prevalence and entomological inoculation rate

    Benjamin Amoah et al.
    Estimating fine-scale spatiotemporal patterns of Plasmodium falciparum transmission showed an association between entomological inoculation rate and parasite prevalence that emphasizes the value of both measures in malaria surveillance.

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