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  • Epidemiological characteristics of human-infective RNA viruses 

    Woolhouse, Mark
    RNA viruses are a major threat to human health. Here, based on extensive literature searches carried out over a period of 18 years, we provide a catalogue of all 214 known human-infective RNA virus species. We link these ...
  • Data extraction sheet for the systematic review of VARI-PD 

    Li, You
    Pneumococcal disease (PD) is a major cause of communicable disease burden globally. Evidence from animal and in vitro studies suggest viral acute respiratory infection (VARI) can predispose to pneumococcal infection. ...
  • Data supporting Rubio et al on exacerbations of COPD 

    Rubio, Noah; Parker, Richard A; Drost, Ellen M; Pinnock, Hilary; Weir, Christopher J; Hanley, Janet; Mantoani, Leandro C; MacNee, William; McKinstry, Brian; Rabinovich, Roberto A; McCloughan, Lucy
    Please see the publication Rubio et al (In Submission), on exacerbations of COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).
  • SUPERSEDED - Data supporting Rubio et al on exacerbations of COPD 

    Rubio, Noah; Parker, Richard A.; Drost, Ellen; Pinnock, Hilary; Weir, Christopher J.; Hanley, Janet; Mantoani, Leandro C.; MacNee, William; McKinstry, Brian; Rabinovich, Roberto A.; McCloughan, Lucy
    ## This dataset has been replaced by the one at http://dx.doi.org/10.7488/ds/1981 . ## Please see the publication Rubio et al (In Submission).