Rohani Lab

Population Biology of Infectious Diseases

Category Archives: 2010

Autumn 2010

November:  There was considerable interest in the paper by Rohani et al. on pertussis epidemiology.  See for example: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/40135271/ns/health-infectious_diseases/ http://www.medpagetoday.com/Pediatrics/Vaccines/23305 http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/207748.php http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1949364/children_not_adults_spread_whooping_cough/ http://www.jsonline.com/blogs/news/107506828.html Check out Aaron King’s interview on CBS news: http://wibw.videogenesis.net/watch?v=12771&ref=recent  October:  Congratulations to lab Alum Matt Bonds (Harvard School of Public Health) who has just been awarded the prestigious Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Fellowship from the National Institutes of Health.  This fellowship will allow Matt to continue his work on the feedback between … Continue Reading

Spring 2010

August: Congratulations to Daniel for his recent publication: DG Streicker, AS Turmelle, MJ Vonhof, IV Kuzmin, GF McCracken, and CE Rupprecht (2010) Host Phylogeny Constrains Cross-Species Emergence and Establishment of Rabies Virus in Bats Science 329: 676-679. July: The Rohani lab welcomes Julie Blackwood who joins the lab as a postdoctoral research fellow. Julie, who has just finished her PhD with Alan Hastings at UC Davis, will be working on … Continue Reading