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Rene Niehus

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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, Ayesha Mahmud, 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

Menkir TF, Chin T, Hay JA, Surface E, Martinez de Salazar P, Buckee C, Mina MJ, Khan K, Watts A, Lipsitch M, Niehus R. (2020). Estimating the number of undetected COVID-19 cases exported internationally from all of China. medRxiv : the preprint server for health sciences

De Salazar PM, Niehus R, Taylor A, Buckee CO, Lipsitch M. (2020). Identifying Locations with Possible Undetected Imported Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Cases by Using Importation Predictions. Emerging infectious diseases, 26(7)

Gostic KM, McGough L, Baskerville E, Abbott S, Joshi K, Tedijanto C, Kahn R, Niehus R, Hay JA, De Salazar PM, Hellewell J, Meakin S, Munday J, Bosse N, Sherratt K, Thompson RM, White LF, Huisman J, Scire J, Bonhoeffer S, Stadler T, Wallinga J, Funk S, Lipsitch M, Cobey S. (2020). Practical considerations for measuring the effective reproductive number, Rt. medRxiv : the preprint server for health sciences

De Salazar Pablo M, Niehus Rene, Taylor Aimee, Buckee Caroline O, Lipsitch Marc. (2020). Using predicted imports of 2019-nCoV cases to determine locations that may not be identifying all imported cases

Niehus R, De Salazar PM, Taylor AR, Lipsitch M. (2020). Using observational data to quantify bias of traveller-derived COVID-19 prevalence estimates in Wuhan, China. The Lancet. Infectious diseases

Niehus Rene, Salazar Pablo M De, Taylor Aimee, Lipsitch Marc. (2020). Quantifying bias of COVID-19 prevalence and severity estimates in Wuhan, China that depend on reported cases in international travelers. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press

Salazar Pablo M De, Niehus Rene, Taylor Aimee, Lipsitch Marc. (2020). Estimating underdetection of internationally imported COVID-19 cases. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press

Wu JT, Leung K, Bushman M, Kishore N, Niehus R, de Salazar PM, Cowling BJ, Lipsitch M, Leung GM. (2020). Estimating clinical severity of COVID-19 from the transmission dynamics in Wuhan, China. Nature medicine, 26(4)

Wu JT, Leung K, Bushman M, Kishore N, Niehus R, de Salazar PM, Cowling BJ, Lipsitch M, Leung GM. (2020). Addendum: Estimating clinical severity of COVID-19 from the transmission dynamics in Wuhan, China. Nature medicine, 26(7)

Niehus R, Mitri S. (2018). Handling unpredictable ecosystems. Nature ecology & evolution, 2(8)

Niehus R, Picot A, Oliveira NM, Mitri S, Foster KR. (2017). The evolution of siderophore production as a competitive trait. Evolution; international journal of organic evolution, 71(6)

Niehus R, Mitri S, Fletcher AG, Foster KR. (2015). Migration and horizontal gene transfer divide microbial genomes into multiple niches. Nature communications, (6)