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7 Ann Intern Med
1 Antiviral Res
2 Arch Virol
2 Biochemistry (Mosc)
14 BMJ
2 Epidemiol Infect
8 J Infect
16 J Infect Dis
4 J Virol
12 Lancet
6 MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep
4 N Engl J Med
3 PLoS Biol
3 PLoS Comput Biol
48 PLoS One
5 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
8 Vaccine
1 Virology

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    Ann Intern Med

  1. BHATTACHARYYA A, Sarma P, Kaur H, Medhi B, et al
    Hydroxychloroquine in Nonhospitalized Adults With Early COVID-19.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021;174:434.

  2. PAIVA CN, Tausk DV
    Hydroxychloroquine in Nonhospitalized Adults With Early COVID-19.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021;174:432-433.

    Hydroxychloroquine in Nonhospitalized Adults With Early COVID-19.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021;174:433-434.

  4. SKIPPER CP, Boulware DR
    Hydroxychloroquine in Nonhospitalized Adults With Early COVID-19.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021;174:434-435.

    In adults, the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine had 70% efficacy against COVID-19 >14 d after the 2nd dose.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021 Mar 2. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ202103160.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  6. ESKIN B
    The AbC-19 Rapid Test had 85% sensitivity and 99% specificity for detecting previous SARS-CoV-2 infection.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021 Mar 2. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ202103160.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    In high-risk adults, the Moderna vaccine had 94% efficacy against COVID-19 >/=14 d after the 2nd dose.
    Ann Intern Med. 2021 Mar 2. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ202103160.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Antiviral Res

  8. ROOSENHOFF R, Schutten M, Reed V, Clinch B, et al
    Secondary substitutions in the hemagglutinin and neuraminidase genes associated with neuraminidase inhibitor resistance are rare in the Influenza Resistance Information Study (IRIS).
    Antiviral Res. 2021 Mar 10:105060. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2021.105060.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Arch Virol

  9. ZINYAKOV NG, Sosipatorova VY, Andriyasov AV, Ovchinnikova EV, et al
    Genetic analysis of genotype G57 H9N2 avian influenza virus isolate A/chicken/Tajikistan/2379/2018 recovered in Central Asia.
    Arch Virol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: 10.1007/s00705-021-05011.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. GONZALEZ-GARCIA LD, Martinez-Castillo M, Vargas-Pavia TA, Ulloa-Aguilar JM, et al
    Inhibition of AMP-activated protein kinase in respiratory syncytial virus infection activates lipid metabolism.
    Arch Virol. 2021;166:1177-1182.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Biochemistry (Mosc)

  11. GAVRILOV LA, Gavrilova NS
    What Can We Learn about Aging and COVID-19 by Studying Mortality?
    Biochemistry (Mosc). 2020;85:1499-1504.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. CHERNYAK BV, Popova EN, Prikhodko AS, Grebenchikov OA, et al
    COVID-19 and Oxidative Stress.
    Biochemistry (Mosc). 2020;85:1543-1553.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  13. DYER O
    Covid-19: US Catholics split after bishops' conference recommends against Johnson and Johnson vaccine.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n666.

  14. MAHASE E
    Covid-19: Booster dose will be needed in autumn to avoid winter surge, says government adviser.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n664.

  15. CHALLEN R, Brooks-Pollock E, Read JM, Dyson L, et al
    Risk of mortality in patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern 202012/1: matched cohort study.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n579.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. WISE J
    Covid-19: NHS Test and Trace made no difference to the pandemic, says report.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n663.

  17. GARDINER T, Abraham S, Clymer O, Rao M, et al
    Racial and ethnic health disparities in healthcare settings.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n605.

  18. MCKEE M
    The UK's PPE procurement scandal reminds us why we need ways to hold ministers to account.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n639.

  19. MATHEW R
    Rammya Mathew: Workforce must be at the centre of covid-19 recovery plans.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n635.

  20. DAGLI M
    Covid mutations: honest approach needed from politicians and scientists on pandemic outlook.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n656.

  21. DIAPER C
    NHS needs more capacity to tackle surgery backlog.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n696.

  22. FORD T, John A, Gunnell D
    Mental health of children and young people during pandemic.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n614.

  23. PATEL J, Fernandes G, Sridhar D
    How can we improve self-isolation and quarantine for covid-19?
    BMJ. 2021;372:n625.

  24. Update to living systematic review on covid-19 in pregnancy.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n615.

  25. SAHOTA R
    How easy will it really be to replicate the success of the covid-19 vaccine with neglected infectious diseases?
    BMJ. 2021;372:n678.

  26. ATTAWAY AH, Scheraga RG, Bhimraj A, Biehl M, et al
    Severe covid-19 pneumonia: pathogenesis and clinical management.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n436.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Epidemiol Infect

    Fourier analysis using the number of COVID-19 daily deaths in the US.
    Epidemiol Infect. 2021;149:e64.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  28. BOHM S, Woudenberg T, Chen D, Marosevic DV, et al
    Epidemiology and transmission characteristics of early COVID-19 cases, 20 January-19 March 2020, in Bavaria, Germany.
    Epidemiol Infect. 2021;149:e65.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Infect

  29. TOIVONEN L, Karppinen S, Schuez-Havupalo L, Teros-Jaakkola T, et al
    Respiratory syncytial virus infections in children 0-24 months of age in the community.
    J Infect. 2020;80:69-75.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. ELKINGTON P, Morgan H
    Personal respirators for population level control of the COVID19 pandemic.
    J Infect. 2020;81:318-356.

  31. GREEN ST, Cladi L
    High time for an efficient and effective internationally-supported Zoonosis Surveillance System?
    J Infect. 2020;81:647-679.

  32. TANG JW, Kalliomaki P, Varila TM, Waris M, et al
    Nebulisers as a potential source of airborne virus.
    J Infect. 2020;81:647-679.

  33. GLATMAN-FREEDMAN A, Kaufman Z, Applbaum Y, Dichtiar R, et al
    Respiratory Syncytial Virus hospitalization burden: a nation-wide population-based analysis, 2000-2017.
    J Infect. 2020;81:297-303.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. SCAGNOLARI C, Bitossi C, Frasca F, Viscido A, et al
    Differential toll like receptor expression in cystic fibrosis patients' airways during rhinovirus infection.
    J Infect. 2020;81:726-735.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. PANDEY M, Sisodia S, Bandi S, Roland D, et al
    Incidence of spread of clinically relevant SARS-CoV2 infection between children in a tertiary emergency department: An evaluation.
    J Infect. 2020;81:979-997.

  36. SHAN FZ, Zhu LL, Zhang Y, Tang YH, et al
    Comparison of the role of neutrophil extracellular traps between patients admitted to the intensive care unit with influenza A and B virus infection.
    J Infect. 2021 Mar 15. pii: S0163-4453(21)00121.

    J Infect Dis

  37. ZUURBIER RP, Bont LJ, Langedijk AC, Hamer M, et al
    Low Sensitivity of BinaxNOW RSV in Infants.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  38. WISEMAN DJ, Thwaites RS, Drysdale SB, Janet S, et al
    Immunological and Inflammatory Biomarkers of Susceptibility and Severity in Adult Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. ZHANG S, Akmar LZ, Bailey F, Rath BA, et al
    Cost of Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Acute Lower Respiratory Infection Management in Young Children at the Regional and Global Level: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. CHAW PS, Hua L, Cunningham S, Campbell H, et al
    Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Acute Lower Respiratory Infections in Children With Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. CHAW PS, Wong SWL, Cunningham S, Campbell H, et al
    Acute Lower Respiratory Infections Associated With Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Children With Underlying Congenital Heart Disease: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. SHI T, Ooi Y, Zaw EM, Utjesanovic N, et al
    Association Between Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Acute Lower Respiratory Infection in Early Life and Recurrent Wheeze and Asthma in Later Childhood.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  43. SHI T, Denouel A, Tietjen AK, Campbell I, et al
    Global Disease Burden Estimates of Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Acute Respiratory Infection in Older Adults in 2015: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  44. LIN GL, Golubchik T, Drysdale S, O'Connor D, et al
    Simultaneous Viral Whole-Genome Sequencing and Differential Expression Profiling in Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection of Infants.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. ONER D, Drysdale SB, McPherson C, Lin GL, et al
    Biomarkers for Disease Severity in Children Infected With Respiratory Syncytial Virus: A Systematic Literature Review.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. MILLER M
    Establishing the Value and Strategies for Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Control: The European RSV Consortium (RESCEU).
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.

  47. VAN BOVEN M, Teirlinck AC, Meijer A, Hooiveld M, et al
    Estimating Transmission Parameters for Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Predicting the Impact of Maternal and Pediatric Vaccination.
    J Infect Dis. 2020 Aug 21. pii: 5895295. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. REEVES RM, van Wijhe M, Tong S, Lehtonen T, et al
    Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Hospital Admissions in Children Younger Than 5 Years in 7 European Countries Using Routinely Collected Datasets.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  49. LI Y, Campbell H, Nair H
    Unveiling the Risk Period for Death After Respiratory Syncytial Virus Illness in Young Children Using a Self-Controlled Case Series Design.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. WILDENBEEST JG, Zuurbier RP, Korsten K, van Houten MA, et al
    Respiratory Syncytial Virus Consortium in Europe (RESCEU) Birth Cohort Study: Defining the Burden of Infant Respiratory Syncytial Virus Disease in Europe.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. JEFFERIES K, Drysdale SB, Robinson H, Clutterbuck EA, et al
    Presumed Risk Factors and Biomarkers for Severe Respiratory Syncytial Virus Disease and Related Sequelae: Protocol for an Observational Multicenter, Case-Control Study From the Respiratory Syncytial Virus Consortium in Europe (RESCEU).
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. CHUNG A, Reeves RM, Nair H, Campbell H, et al
    Hospital Admission Trends for Bronchiolitis in Scotland, 2001-2016: A National Retrospective Observational Study.
    J Infect Dis. 2020;222.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Virol

  53. HUMAN S, Hotard AL, Rostad CA, Lee S, et al
    A Respiratory Syncytial Virus Attachment Gene Variant Associated with More Severe Disease in Infants Decreases Fusion Protein Expression, Which May Facilitate Immune Evasion.
    J Virol. 2020;95.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  54. JENKINS T, Wang R, Harder O, Xue M, et al
    A novel live attenuated RSV vaccine candidate with mutations in the L protein SAM binding site and the G protein cleavage site is protective in cotton rats and a rhesus macaque.
    J Virol. 2020 Nov 11. pii: JVI.01568-20. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01568.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  55. PU J, Yin Y, Liu J, Wang X, et al
    Reassortment with dominant chicken H9N2 influenza virus contributed to the fifth H7N9 virus human epidemic.
    J Virol. 2021 Mar 17. pii: JVI.01578-20. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01578.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  56. DANZY S, Lowen AC, Steel J
    A quantitative approach to assess influenza A virus fitness and transmission in guinea pigs.
    J Virol. 2021 Mar 17. pii: JVI.02320-20. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02320.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  57. MOHANAN M, Malani A, Krishnan K, Acharya A, et al
    Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Karnataka, India.
    JAMA. 2021 Feb 4. pii: 2776292. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.0332.

  58. LLOYD EC, Gandhi TN, Petty LA
    Monoclonal Antibodies for COVID-19.
    JAMA. 2021 Feb 5. pii: 2776307. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.1225.

  59. BROOKS JT, Butler JC
    Effectiveness of Mask Wearing to Control Community Spread of SARS-CoV-2.
    JAMA. 2021 Feb 10. pii: 2776536. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.1505.

  60. LEAF DE, Ginde AA
    Vitamin D3 to Treat COVID-19: Different Disease, Same Answer.
    JAMA. 2021 Feb 17. pii: 2776736. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.26850.

  61. RUBIN R
    The Price of Success-How to Evaluate COVID-19 Vaccines When They're Available Outside of Clinical Trials.
    JAMA. 2021 Feb 18. pii: 2776787. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.0641.

  62. ABBASI J
    Saliva Tests Comparable With Nasal Swabs for SARS-CoV-2 Detection.
    JAMA. 2021;325:924.

  63. ABBASI J
    Prolonged SARS-CoV-2 Infection in a CAR T-Cell Therapy Recipient.
    JAMA. 2021;325:924.

  64. ABBASI J
    COVID-19 "Liquid Biopsy" Could Offer Monitoring, Prognostic Tool.
    JAMA. 2021;325:924.

  65. LI L, Neuroth LM, Valachovic E, Schwebel DC, et al
    Association Between Changes in Social Distancing Policies in Ohio and Traffic Volume and Injuries, January Through July 2020.
    JAMA. 2021;325:1003-1006.


    Health as a foundation for society.
    Lancet. 2021;397:1.

    Dreams deferred.
    Lancet. 2021;396:2083-2084.

    Caribbean rainy season batters health care.
    Lancet. 2021;396:1955.

  69. MOLLICA RF, Fernando D
    When racial trauma is a chief complaint among health-care staff.
    Lancet. 2020;396:e84.

  70. CASTRO A
    Maternal and child mortality worsens in Latin America and the Caribbean.
    Lancet. 2020;396:e85.

  71. AMIT S, Regev-Yochay G, Afek A, Kreiss Y, et al
    Early rate reductions of SARS-CoV-2 infection and COVID-19 in BNT162b2 vaccine recipients.
    Lancet. 2021 Feb 18. pii: S0140-6736(21)00448.

  72. BERK J, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Murphy M, Chan P, et al
    MAb for symptomatic COVID-19 in correctional facilities: an important opportunity.
    Lancet. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0140-6736(21)00354.

  73. SISA I, Noblecilla E, Orozco F
    Rationale to continue approving placebo-controlled COVID-19 vaccine trials in LMICs.
    Lancet. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0140-6736(21)00357.

  74. VOYSEY M, Costa Clemens SA, Madhi SA, Weckx LY, et al
    Single-dose administration and the influence of the timing of the booster dose on immunogenicity and efficacy of ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 (AZD1222) vaccine: a pooled analysis of four randomised trials.
    Lancet. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0140-6736(21)00432.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    UK COVID-19 public inquiry and lessons from patient safety.
    Lancet. 2021 Feb 24. pii: S0140-6736(21)00381.

  76. USHER AD
    Medical oxygen crisis: a belated COVID-19 response.
    Lancet. 2021;397:868-869.

  77. HOLT E
    Countries split from EU on COVID-19 vaccines.
    Lancet. 2021;397:958.

    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep

  78. MASON M, Welch SB, Arunkumar P, Post LA, et al
    Notes from the Field: Opioid Overdose Deaths Before, During, and After an 11-Week COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Order - Cook County, Illinois, January 1, 2018-October 6, 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:362-363.

  79. BRITTON A, Jacobs Slifka KM, Edens C, Nanduri SA, et al
    Effectiveness of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Among Residents of Two Skilled Nursing Facilities Experiencing COVID-19 Outbreaks - Connecticut, December 2020-February 2021.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:396-401.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  80. VOLPP KG, Kraut BH, Ghosh S, Neatherlin J, et al
    Minimal SARS-CoV-2 Transmission After Implementation of a Comprehensive Mitigation Strategy at a School - New Jersey, August 20-November 27, 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:377-381.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  81. KRISS JL, Reynolds LE, Wang A, Stokley S, et al
    COVID-19 Vaccine Second-Dose Completion and Interval Between First and Second Doses Among Vaccinated Persons - United States, December 14, 2020-February 14, 2021.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:389-395.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  82. VERLENDEN JV, Pampati S, Rasberry CN, Liddon N, et al
    Association of Children's Mode of School Instruction with Child and Parent Experiences and Well-Being During the COVID-19 Pandemic - COVID Experiences Survey, United States, October 8-November 13, 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:369-376.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  83. VAN DYKE ME, Mendoza MCB, Li W, Parker EM, et al
    Racial and Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Incidence by Age, Sex, and Period Among Persons Aged <25 Years - 16 U.S. Jurisdictions, January 1-December 31, 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:382-388.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    N Engl J Med

  84. BYLICKI O, Paleiron N, Janvier F
    An Outbreak of Covid-19 on an Aircraft Carrier.
    N Engl J Med. 2021;384.

  85. KASPER MR, Geibe JR
    An Outbreak of Covid-19 on an Aircraft Carrier. Reply.
    N Engl J Med. 2021;384.

  86. ROLLA G, Brussino L, Badiu I
    Maintaining Safety with SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines.
    N Engl J Med. 2021 Feb 10. pii: 10.1056/NEJMc2100766.

  87. CASTELLS MC, Phillips EJ
    Maintaining Safety with SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines. Reply.
    N Engl J Med. 2021 Feb 10. pii: 10.1056/NEJMc2100766.

    PLoS Biol

  88. COMER SP, Cullivan S, Szklanna PB, Weiss L, et al
    COVID-19 induces a hyperactive phenotype in circulating platelets.
    PLoS Biol. 2021;19:e3001109.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  89. RIHN SJ, Merits A, Bakshi S, Turnbull ML, et al
    A plasmid DNA-launched SARS-CoV-2 reverse genetics system and coronavirus toolkit for COVID-19 research.
    PLoS Biol. 2021;19:e3001091.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  90. FULWEILER RW, Davies SW, Biddle JF, Burgin AJ, et al
    Rebuild the Academy: Supporting academic mothers during COVID-19 and beyond.
    PLoS Biol. 2021;19:e3001100.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS Comput Biol

  91. CZUPPON P, Debarre F, Goncalves A, Tenaillon O, et al
    Success of prophylactic antiviral therapy for SARS-CoV-2: Predicted critical efficacies and impact of different drug-specific mechanisms of action.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2021;17:e1008752.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  92. LIBIN PJK, Willem L, Verstraeten T, Torneri A, et al
    Assessing the feasibility and effectiveness of household-pooled universal testing to control COVID-19 epidemics.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2021;17:e1008688.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  93. BOUMAN JA, Riou J, Bonhoeffer S, Regoes RR, et al
    Estimating the cumulative incidence of SARS-CoV-2 with imperfect serological tests: Exploiting cutoff-free approaches.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2021;17:e1008728.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  94. FREIDEL MR, Armen RS
    Mapping major SARS-CoV-2 drug targets and assessment of druggability using computational fragment screening: Identification of an allosteric small-molecule binding site on the Nsp13 helicase.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246181.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  95. CONCA W, Alabdely M, Albaiz F, Foster MW, et al
    Serum beta2-microglobulin levels in Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19): Another prognosticator of disease severity?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247758.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  96. AMADU I, Ahinkorah BO, Afitiri AR, Seidu AA, et al
    Assessing sub-regional-specific strengths of healthcare systems associated with COVID-19 prevalence, deaths and recoveries in Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247274.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  97. DEWAU R, Mekonnen TC, Tadesse SE, Muche A, et al
    Knowledge and practice of clients on preventive measures of COVID-19 pandemic among governmental health facilities in South Wollo, Ethiopia: A facility-based cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247639.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  98. RAYMUNDO CE, Oliveira MC, Eleuterio TA, Andre SR, et al
    Spatial analysis of COVID-19 incidence and the sociodemographic context in Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247794.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  99. MAIOR CBS, Santana JMM, Lins ID, Moura MJC, et al
    Convolutional neural network model based on radiological images to support COVID-19 diagnosis: Evaluating database biases.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247839.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  100. MARTINEZ D, Parilli C, Scartascini C, Simpser A, et al
    Let's (not) get together! The role of social norms on social distancing during COVID-19.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247454.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  101. SHARMA D, Bouchaud JP, Gualdi S, Tarzia M, et al
    V-, U-, L- or W-shaped economic recovery after Covid-19: Insights from an Agent Based Model.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247823.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  102. ARMSTRONG K, Soltoff A, Rieu-Werden M, Metlay J, et al
    Use of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers associated with lower risk of COVID-19 in household contacts.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247548.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  103. POULAIN T, Meigen C, Sobek C, Ober P, et al
    Loss of childcare and classroom teaching during the Covid-19-related lockdown in spring 2020: A longitudinal study on consequences on leisure behavior and schoolwork at home.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247949.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  104. TSO FY, Lidenge SJ, Poppe LK, Pena PB, et al
    Presence of antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity (ADCC) against SARS-CoV-2 in COVID-19 plasma.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247640.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  105. VECINO-ORTIZ AI, Villanueva Congote J, Zapata Bedoya S, Cucunuba ZM, et al
    Impact of contact tracing on COVID-19 mortality: An impact evaluation using surveillance data from Colombia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246987.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    A study on the effects of containment policies and vaccination on the spread of SARS-CoV-2.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247439.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  107. VELASCO-RODRIGUEZ D, Alonso-Dominguez JM, Vidal Laso R, Lainez-Gonzalez D, et al
    Development and validation of a predictive model of in-hospital mortality in COVID-19 patients.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247676.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  108. WILLIAMS CYK, Townson AT, Kapur M, Ferreira AF, et al
    Interventions to reduce social isolation and loneliness during COVID-19 physical distancing measures: A rapid systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247139.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  109. MANSOUR Z, Arab J, Said R, Rady A, et al
    Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the utilization of routine immunization services in Lebanon.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246951.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  110. PIEC I, English E, Thomas MA, Dervisevic S, et al
    Performance of SARS-CoV-2 serology tests: Are they good enough?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245914.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  111. BHOYAR RC, Jain A, Sehgal P, Divakar MK, et al
    High throughput detection and genetic epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 using COVIDSeq next-generation sequencing.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247115.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  112. HECK TG, Frantz RZ, Frizzo MN, Francois CHR, et al
    Insufficient social distancing may contribute to COVID-19 outbreak: The case of Ijui city in Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246520.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  113. SEOANE B
    A scaling approach to estimate the age-dependent COVID-19 infection fatality ratio from incomplete data.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246831.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  114. MARTINEZ YA, Guo X, Portales-Perez DP, Rivera G, et al
    The analysis on the human protein domain targets and host-like interacting motifs for the MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV/CoV-2 infers the molecular mimicry of coronavirus.
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