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Research Output

2019

Childhood immune imprinting to influenza A shapes birth year-specific risk during seasonal H1N1 and H3N2 epidemics

Gostic, K. M., Bridge, R., Brady, S., Viboud, C., Worobey, M. & Lloyd-Smith, J. O., Jan 1 2019, In : PLoS pathogens. 15, 12, e1008109.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Purulent bronchitis in 1917 and pandemic influenza in 1918

Cox, J., Gill, D., Cox, F. & Worobey, M., Apr 2019, In : The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 19, 4, p. 360-361 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

The origins of the great pandemic

Worobey, M., Cox, J. & Gill, D., Jan 21 2019, In : Evolution, Medicine and Public Health. 2019, 1, p. 18-25 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2018

Origins of the 1918 Pandemic: Revisiting the Swine "Mixing Vessel" Hypothesis

Nelson, M. I. & Worobey, M., Dec 1 2018, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 187, 12, p. 2498-2502 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Epidemiology: Molecular mapping of Zika spread

Worobey, M., Jun 15 2017, In : Nature. 546, 7658, p. 355-357 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

10 Scopus citations

Maternal antibodies' role in immunity - Response

Gostic, K. M., Ambrose, M., Worobey, M. & Lloyd-Smith, J. O., Feb 17 2017, In : Science. 355, 6326, p. 705 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2016

1970s and 'Patient 0' HIV-1 genomes illuminate early HIV/AIDS history in North America

Worobey, M., Watts, T. D., McKay, R. A., Suchard, M. A., Granade, T., Teuwen, D. E., Koblin, B. A., Heneine, W., Lemey, P. & Jaffe, H. W., Jan 1 2016, In : Nature. 539, 7627, p. 98-101 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Potent protection against H5N1 and H7N9 influenza via childhood hemagglutinin imprinting

Gostic, K. M., Ambrose, M., Worobey, M. & Lloyd-Smith, J. O., Nov 11 2016, In : Science. 354, 6313, p. 722-726 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

137 Scopus citations
2015

A Primitive Endogenous Lentivirus in a Colugo: Insights into the Early Evolution of Lentiviruses

Han, G. Z. & Worobey, M., Jan 1 2015, In : Molecular biology and evolution. 32, 1, p. 211-215 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2014

A synchronized global sweep of the internal genes of modern avian influenza virus

Worobey, M., Han, G. Z. & Rambaut, A., Apr 10 2014, In : Nature. 508, 7495, p. 254-257 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

Genesis and pathogenesis of the 1918 pandemic H1N1 influenza a virus

Worobey, M., Han, G. Z. & Rambaut, A., Jun 3 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 22, p. 8107-8112 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Scopus citations

Geographical variation of human gut microbial composition

Suzuki, T. A. & Worobey, M., Feb 2014, In : Biology letters. 10, 2, 20131037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Scopus citations
2012

An endogenous foamy-like viral element in the coelacanth genome

Han, G. Z. & Worobey, M., Jun 1 2012, In : PLoS pathogens. 8, 6, e1002790.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

An endogenous foamy virus in the aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis)

Han, G. Z. & Worobey, M., Jul 1 2012, In : Journal of virology. 86, 14, p. 7696-7698 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Eastern chimpanzees, but not bonobos, represent a simian immunodeficiency virus reservoir

Li, Y., Ndjango, J. B., Learn, G. H., Ramirez, M. A., Keele, B. F., Bibollet-Ruche, F., Liu, W., Easlick, J. L., Decker, J. M., Rudicell, R. S., Inogwabini, B. I., Ahuka-Mundeke, S., Leendertz, F. H., Reynolds, V., Muller, M. N., Chancellor, R. L., Rundus, A. S., Simmons, N., Worobey, M., Shaw, G. M. & 3 others, Peeters, M., Sharp, P. M. & Hahna, B. H., Oct 2012, In : Journal of virology. 86, 19, p. 10776-10791 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Endogenous lentiviral elements in the weasel family (mustelidae)

Han, G. Z. & Worobey, M., Oct 2012, In : Molecular biology and evolution. 29, 10, p. 2905-2908 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

The origins and diversification of HIV

Worobey, M. & Han, G. Z., Apr 2012, Sande's HIV/AIDS Medicine: Medical Management of AIDS 2013: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 15-24 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Transmission of HIV-1 drug resistance in Benin could jeopardise future treatment options

Chamberland, A., Diabaté, S., Sylla, M., Anagounou, S., Geraldo, N., Zannou, D. M., Labbé, A. C., Worobey, M., Alary, M. & Tremblay, C., Apr 1 2012, In : Sexually Transmitted Infections. 88, 3, p. 179-183 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2011

Evolutionary history of chimpanzees inferred from complete mitochondrial genomes

Bjork, A., Liu, W., Wertheim, J. O., Hahn, B. H. & Worobey, M., Jan 1 2011, In : Molecular biology and evolution. 28, 1, p. 615-623 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Homologous recombination in negative sense RNA viruses

Han, G. Z. & Worobey, M., Aug 2011, In : Viruses. 3, 8, p. 1358-1373 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

63 Scopus citations
2010

Evolutionary relationships of wild hominids recapitulated by gut microbial communities

Ochman, H., Worobey, M., Kuo, C. H., Ndjango, J. B. N., Peeters, M., Hahn, B. H. & Hugenholtz, P., Nov 1 2010, In : PLoS biology. 8, 11, e1000546.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

286 Scopus citations

Island biogeography reveals the deep history of SIV

Worobey, M., Telfer, P., Souquière, S., Hunter, M., Coleman, C. A., Metzger, M. J., Reed, P., Makuwa, M., Hearn, G., Honarvar, S., Roques, P., Apetrei, C., Kazanji, M. & Marx, P. A., Sep 17 2010, In : Science. 329, 5998, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

131 Scopus citations

Island biogeography reveals the deep history of SIV (Science (1487))

Worobey, M., Dec 3 2010, In : Science. 330, 6009, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Relaxed molecular clocks, the bias-variance trade-off, and the quality of phylogenetic inference

Wertheim, J. O., Sanderson, M. J., Worobey, M. & Bjork, A., Jan 1 2010, In : Systematic biology. 59, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2009

Dating the age of the SIV lineages that gave rise to HIV-1 and HIV-2

Wertheim, J. O. & Worobey, M., May 1 2009, In : PLoS computational biology. 5, 5, e1000377.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Scopus citations

Origins and evolutionary genomics of the 2009 swine-origin H1N1 influenza a epidemic

Smith, G. J. D., Vijaykrishna, D., Bahl, J., Lycett, S. J., Worobey, M., Pybus, O. G., Ma, S. K., Cheung, C. L., Raghwani, J., Bhatt, S., Peiris, J. S. M., Guan, Y. & Rambaut, A., Jun 25 2009, In : Nature. 459, 7250, p. 1122-1125 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1361 Scopus citations

Relaxed selection and the evolution of RNA virus mucin-like pathogenicity factors

Wertheim, J. O. & Worobey, M., May 2009, In : Journal of virology. 83, 9, p. 4690-4694 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2008

Direct evidence of extensive diversity of HIV-1 in Kinshasa by 1960

Worobey, M., Gemmel, M., Teuwen, D. E., Haselkorn, T., Kunstman, K., Bunce, M., Muyembe, J. J., Kabongo, J. M. M., Kalengayi, R. M., Van Marck, E., Gilbert, M. T. P. & Wolinsky, S. M., Oct 2 2008, In : Nature. 455, 7213, p. 661-664 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

350 Scopus citations

Molecular ecology and natural history of Simian foamy virus infection in wild-living chimpanzees

Liu, W., Worobey, M., Li, Y., Keele, B. F., Bibollet-Ruche, F., Guo, Y., Goepfert, P. A., Santiago, M. L., Ndjango, J. B. N., Neel, C., Clifford, S. L., Sanz, C., Kamenya, S., Wilson, M. L., Pusey, A. E., Gross-Camp, N., Boesch, C., Smith, V., Zamma, K., Huffman, M. A. & 7 others, Mitani, J. C., Watts, D. P., Peeters, M., Shaw, G. M., Switzer, W. M., Sharp, P. M. & Hahn, B. H., Jul 2008, In : PLoS pathogens. 4, 7, e1000097.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

118 Scopus citations

Phylogenetic evidence against evolutionary stasis and natural abiotic reservoirs of influenza A virus

Worobey, M., Apr 2008, In : Journal of virology. 82, 7, p. 3769-3774 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Reply to Pape et al. The phylogeography of HIV-1 group M subtype B

Worobey, M., Pitchenik, A. E., Gilbert, M. T. P., Wlasiuk, G. & Rambaut, A., Mar 25 2008, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105, 12, p. E16

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Scopus citations

The Origins and Diversification of HIV

Worobey, M., Dec 1 2008, Global HIV/AIDS Medicine. Elsevier Inc., p. 13-21 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations
2007

A challenge to the ancient origin of SIVagm based on African green monkey mitochondrial genomes

Wertheim, J. O. & Worobey, M., Jul 1 2007, In : PLoS pathogens. 3, 7, p. 866-873 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Erratum: mtDNA from hair and nail clarifies the genetic relationship of the 15th century Qilakitsoq Inuit mummies (American Journal of Physical Anthropology (2007) 133, (847-853))

Gilbert, M. T. P., Djurhuus, D., Melchior, L., Lynnerup, N., Worobey, M., Wilson, A. S., Andreasen, C. & Dissing, J., Aug 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 133, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

mtDNA from hair and nail clarifies the genetic relationship of the 15th century Qilakitsoq Inuit mummies

Gilbert, M. T. P., Djurhuus, D., Melchior, L., Lynnerup, N., Worobey, M., Wilson, A. S., Andreasen, C. & Dissing, J., Jun 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 133, 2, p. 847-853 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Multiplex PCR with minisequencing as an effective high-throughput SNP typing method for formalin-fixed tissue

Gilbert, M. T. P., Sanchez, J. J., Haselkorn, T., Jewell, L. D., Lucas, S. B., Van Marck, E., Børsting, C., Morling, N. & Worobey, M., Jul 2007, In : ELECTROPHORESIS. 28, 14, p. 2361-2367 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Point, counterpoint: The evolution of pathogenic viruses and their human hosts

Worobey, M., Bjork, A. & Wertheim, J. O., Dec 1 2007, In : Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 38, p. 515-540 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

20 Scopus citations

Population Genetics Provides Evidence for Recombination in Giardia

Cooper, M. A., Adam, R. D., Worobey, M. & Sterling, C. R., Nov 20 2007, In : Current Biology. 17, 22, p. 1984-1988 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

123 Scopus citations

Stable isotope and DNA evidence for ritual sequences in Inca child sacrifice

Wilson, A. S., Taylor, T., Ceruti, M. C., Chavez, J. A., Reinhard, J., Grimes, V., Meier-Augenstein, W., Cartmell, L., Stern, B., Richards, M. P., Worobey, M., Barnes, I. & Gilbert, M. T. P., Oct 16 2007, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 42, p. 16456-16461 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations

The emergence of HIV/AIDS in the Americas and beyond

Gilbert, M. T. P., Rambaut, A., Wlasiuk, G., Spira, T. J., Pitchenik, A. E. & Worobey, M., Nov 20 2007, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 47, p. 18566-18570 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

200 Scopus citations

The Isolation of Nucleic Acids from Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Tissues-Which Methods Are Useful When?

Gilbert, M. T. P., Haselkorn, T., Bunce, M., Sanchez, J. J., Lucas, S. B., Jewell, L. D., van Marck, E. & Worobey, M., 2007, In : PloS one. 2, 6, e537.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

260 Scopus citations

The survival of PCR-amplifiable DNA in cow leather

Vuissoz, A., Worobey, M., Odegaard, N., Bunce, M., Machado, C. A., Lynnerup, N., Peacock, E. E. & Gilbert, M. T. P., May 2007, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 34, 5, p. 823-829 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations
2005

Anthrax and the art of war (against ascertainment bias)

Worobey, M., May 1 2005, In : Heredity. 94, 5, p. 459-460 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

8 Scopus citations
2004

Contaminated polio vaccine theory refuted

Worobey, M., Santiago, M. L., Keele, B. F., Ndjango, J. B. N., Joy, J. B., Labama, B. L., Dhed'a, B. D., Rambaut, A., Sharp, P. M., Shaw, G. M. & Hahn, B. H., Apr 22 2004, In : Nature. 428, 6985, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Detection of TT virus among chimpanzees in the wild using a noninvasive technique

Barnett, O. E., Worobey, M., Holmes, E. C. & Cooper, A., Apr 2004, In : Journal of wildlife diseases. 40, 2, p. 230-237 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Identification of a highly divergent HIV type 2 and proposal for a change in HIV type 2 classification

Damond, F., Worobey, M., Campa, P., Farfara, I., Colin, G., Matheron, S., Brun-Vézinet, F., Robertson, D. L. & Simon, F., Jun 1 2004, In : AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 20, 6, p. 666-672 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

113 Scopus citations

The molecular population genetics of HIV-1 group O

Lemey, P., Pybus, O. G., Rambaut, A., Drummond, A. J., Robertson, D. L., Roques, P., Worobey, M. & Vandamme, A. M., Jul 1 2004, In : Genetics. 167, 3, p. 1059-1068 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Scopus citations
2003

Evolution of R5 and X4 human immunodeficiency virus type 1 gag sequences in vivo: Evidence for recombination

Van Rij, R. P., Worobey, M., Visser, J. A. & Schuitemaker, H., Sep 15 2003, In : Virology. 314, 1, p. 451-459 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Sexual transmission of HIV in Africa

Walker, P. R., Worobey, M., Rambaut, A., Holmes, E. C. & Pybus, O. G., Apr 17 2003, In : Nature. 422, 6933, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations