Last Posted: Oct 08, 2021
- Comparison of machine learning algorithms applied to symptoms to determine infectious causes of death in children: national survey of 18,000 verbal autopsies in the Million Death Study in India.
Idicula-Thomas Susan et al. BMC public health 2021 21(1) 1787
- Health impact of routine immunisation service disruptions and mass vaccination campaign suspensions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic: Multimodel comparative analysis of disruption scenarios for measles, meningococcal A, and yellow fever vaccination in 10 low- and lower middle-income countries
K Gaythorpe et al, MEDRXIV, January 26, 2021
- Mapping routine measles vaccination in low- and middle-income countries
Local Burden of Disease, Nature, December 2020
- Vaccinomics and Adversomics in the Era of Precision Medicine: A Review Based on HBV, MMR, HPV, and COVID-19 Vaccines.
Omersel Jasna et al. Journal of clinical medicine 2020 Nov 9(11)
- An Inactivated Virus Candidate Vaccine to Prevent COVID-19
MJ Mulligan, JAMA, August 13, 2020
- Application of Twitter and web news mining in infectious disease surveillance systems and prospects for public health.
Jahanbin Kia et al. GMS hygiene and infection control 2019 14Doc19
- Cancer Patient Says Question Could Save Lives: 'Do You Have Eastern European Jewish Ancestry?'
C Goldberg, WBUR, August 21, 2019
- Concierge DNA Testing: Boston Doctors And Genetic Counselors Consult, But It Will Cost You
C Goldberg, WBUR, August 16, 2019
- Top U.S. medical centers roll out DNA sequencing clinics for healthy (and often wealthy) clients
R Robbins, Stat News, August 16, 2019
- Maternal Vaccines: Part of a Healthy Pregnancy
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