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Tracking virus outbreaks in the twenty-first century

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Emerging viruses have the potential to impose substantial mortality, morbidity and economic burdens on human populations. Tracking the spread of infectious diseases to assist in their control has traditionally relied on the analysis of case data gathered as the outbreak proceeds. Here, we describe how many of the key questions in infectious disease epidemiology, from the initial detection and characterization of outbreak viruses, to transmission chain tracking and outbreak mapping, can now be...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1038/s41564-018-0296-2

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ORCID:
0000-0001-7751-4366
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
Oxford college:
Linacre College
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ORCID:
0000-0003-4337-3707
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Pybus, OG
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Pybus, OG
Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
Nature Microbiology Journal website
Volume:
4
Pages:
10–19
Publication date:
2018-12-13
Acceptance date:
2018-10-19
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EISSN:
2058-5276
Pubs id:
pubs:952775
URN:
uri:ca67d6be-3072-4dee-8ee7-237b22b12c1c
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uuid:ca67d6be-3072-4dee-8ee7-237b22b12c1c
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pubs:952775
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English
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