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Joseph Wu

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MIDAS CENTER FOR COMMUNICABLE DISEASE DYNAMICS

National Institutes of Health, National Institute of General Medical Sciences
People: Laura White, Ted Cohen, William Hanage, Rene Niehus, Ben Cowling, Tyler Brown, Joseph Wu, Mauricio Santillana Guzman, Joseph Lewnard, Aimee Taylor, Pablo Martinez de Salazar, Lerato Magosi, Edward Goldstein, Christine Tedijanto, Tigist Menkir, Sze Man Leung, Hsiao-Han Chang, Caroline Buckee, Pamela Martinez, Marc Lipsitch
2009 – 2020

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Papers

Leung K, Lee CK, Lau EHY, Lau CW, Wu JT. (2019). Assessing the impact of respiratory infections and weather conditions on donor attendance and blood inventory in Hong Kong. Vox sanguinis, 114(2)

Choi HCW, Jit M, Leung GM, Tsui KL, Wu JT. (2018). Simultaneously characterizing the comparative economics of routine female adolescent nonavalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination and assortativity of sexual mixing in Hong Kong Chinese: a modeling analysis. BMC medicine, 16(1)

Park M, Jit M, Wu JT. (2018). Cost-benefit analysis of vaccination: a comparative analysis of eight approaches for valuing changes to mortality and morbidity risks. BMC medicine, 16(1)

Wu JT, Cowling BJ. (2018). Real-time forecasting of infectious disease epidemics. Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi, 24 Suppl 6(5)

Leung K, Jit M, Lau EHY, Wu JT. (2017). Social contact patterns relevant to the spread of respiratory infectious diseases in Hong Kong. Scientific reports, 7(1)

Leung K, Lipsitch M, Yuen KY, Wu JT. (2017). Monitoring the fitness of antiviral-resistant influenza strains during an epidemic: a mathematical modelling study. The Lancet. Infectious diseases, 17(3)

Wu JT, Peak CM, Leung GM, Lipsitch M. (2016). Fractional dosing of yellow fever vaccine to extend supply: a modelling study. Lancet (London, England), 388(10062)

Wu J, Qin H, Li T, Cheng K, Dong J, Tian M, Chai N, Guo H, Li J, You X, Dong M, Ye M, Nie Y, Zou H, Fan D. (2016). Characterization of site-specific glycosylation of secreted proteins associated with multi-drug resistance of gastric cancer. Oncotarget, 7(18)

Wu JT, Jit M, Zheng Y, Leung K, Xing W, Yang J, Liao Q, Cowling BJ, Yang B, Lau EH, Takahashi S, Farrar JJ, Grenfell BT, Leung GM, Yu H. (2016). Routine Pediatric Enterovirus 71 Vaccination in China: a Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. PLoS medicine, 13(3)

Wu JT, Jit M, Zheng Y, Leung K, Xing W, Yang J, Liao Q, Cowling BJ, Yang B, Lau EH, Takahashi S, Farrar JJ, Grenfell BT, Leung GM, Yu H. (2016). Correction: Routine Pediatric Enterovirus 71 Vaccination in China: a Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. PLoS medicine, 13(4)

Wu J, Zhang C, Zheng W, Hong CS, Li C, Zhou Y. (2016). Analysis of the Characteristics and Clinical Outcomes of Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy for Upper Lumbar Disc Herniation. World neurosurgery

Cowling BJ, Park M, Fang VJ, Wu P, Leung GM, Wu JT. (2015). Preliminary epidemiological assessment of MERS-CoV outbreak in South Korea, May to June 2015. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 20(25)

Wu JT, Leung K, Perera RA, Chu DK, Lee CK, Hung IF, Lin CK, Lo SV, Lau YL, Leung GM, Cowling BJ, Peiris JS. (2014). Inferring influenza infection attack rate from seroprevalence data. PLoS pathogens, 10(4)

Choi HC, Leung GM, Woo PP, Jit M, Wu JT. (2013). Acceptability and uptake of female adolescent HPV vaccination in Hong Kong: a survey of mothers and adolescents. Vaccine, 32(1)

Lau EH, He XQ, Lee CK, Wu JT. (2013). Predicting future blood demand from thalassemia major patients in Hong Kong. PLoS One, 8(12)

Lau EH, Nishiura H, Cowling BJ, Ip DK, Wu JT. (2012). Scarlet fever outbreak, Hong Kong, 2011. Emerging infectious diseases, 18(10)

Wu JT, Cowling BJ. (2011). The use of mathematical models to inform influenza pandemic preparedness and response. Experimental biology and medicine (Maywood, N.J.), 236(8)

Wu JT, Lee CK, Cowling BJ, Yuen KY. (2011). Logistical feasibility and potential benefits of a population-wide passive immunotherapy program during an influenza pandemic. Influenza and other respiratory viruses, 5(Suppl 1)

Wu JT, Ho A, Ma ES, Lee CK, Chu DK, Ho PL, Hung IF, Ho LM, Lin CK, Tsang T, Lo SV, Lau YL, Leung GM, Cowling BJ, Peiris JS. (2011). Estimating infection attack rates and severity in real time during an influenza pandemic: analysis of serial cross-sectional serologic surveillance data. PLoS medicine, 8(10)

Wu JT, Ma ES, Lee CK, Chu DK, Ho PL, Shen AL, Ho A, Hung IF, Riley S, Ho LM, Lin CK, Tsang T, Lo SV, Lau YL, Leung GM, Cowling BJ, Peiris JS. (2011). A serial cross-sectional serologic survey of 2009 Pandemic (H1N1) in Hong Kong: implications for future pandemic influenza surveillance. Influenza and other respiratory viruses, 5(Suppl 1)

Wu JT, Lee CK, Cowling BJ, Yuen KY. (2010). Logistical feasibility and potential benefits of a population-wide passive-immunotherapy program during an influenza pandemic. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107(7)

Wu JT, Ma ES, Lee CK, Chu DK, Ho PL, Shen AL, Ho A, Hung IF, Riley S, Ho LM, Lin CK, Tsang T, Lo SV, Lau YL, Leung GM, Cowling BJ, Malik Peiris JS. (2010). The infection attack rate and severity of 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza in Hong Kong. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 51(10)

Wu JT, Cowling BJ, Lau EH, Ip DK, Ho LM, Tsang T, Chuang SK, Leung PY, Lo SV, Liu SH, Riley S. (2010). School closure and mitigation of pandemic (H1N1) 2009, Hong Kong. Emerging infectious diseases, 16(3)

Wu JT, Leung GM, Lipsitch M, Cooper BS, Riley S. (2009). Hedging against antiviral resistance during the next influenza pandemic using small stockpiles of an alternative chemotherapy. PLoS medicine, 6(5)

Wu JT, Riley S, Leung GM. (2007). Spatial considerations for the allocation of pre-pandemic influenza vaccination in the United States. Proceedings. Biological sciences, 274(1627)

Wu JT, Riley S, Fraser C, Leung GM. (2006). Reducing the impact of the next influenza pandemic using household-based public health interventions. PLoS medicine, 3(9)

Wu JT, Kirn DH, Wein LM. (2004). Analysis of a three-way race between tumor growth, a replication-competent virus and an immune response. Bulletin of mathematical biology, 66(4)