Publications


  • Thompson RN, Thompson CP, Pelerman O, Gupta S, Obolski U. Increased frequency of travel may act to decrease the chance of a global pandemic (2018) bioRxiv (Preprint available here)
  • Abdullah N, Kelly JT, Graham SC, Birch J, Gonçalves-Carneiro D, Mitchell T, Thompson RN, Lythgoe KA, Logan N, Hosie MJ, Bavro VN, Willett BJ, Heaton MP, Bailey D. Structure-guided identification of a nonhuman morbillivirus with zoonotic potential (2018) J. Virol., 92:e01248 (Available here)
  • Suffert F, Thompson RN. Some reasons why the latent period should not always be considered constant over the course of a plant disease epidemic (2018) Plant Pathol., 67:1831-1840 (Available here)
  • Somveille M, Firth JA, Aplin LM, Farine DR, Sheldon BC, Thompson RN. Movement and conformity interact to establish local behavioural traditions in animal populations (2018) PLoS Comp. Bio., In Press. (Preprint available here)
  • Obolski U, Gori A, Lourenço J, Thompson C, Thompson RN, French N, Heyderman R, Gupta S. Identifying Streptococcus pneumoniae genes associated with invasive disease using pangenome-based whole genome sequence typing (2018) bioRxiv (Preprint available here)
  • Thompson RN, Hart WS. Effect of confusing symptoms and infectiousness on forecasting and control of Ebola outbreaks (2018) Clin. Inf. Dis., 67:1472-1474 (Available here)
  • Obolski U, Lourenço J, Thompson C, Thompson RN, Gori A, Gupta S. Vaccination can drive an increase in frequencies of antibiotic resistance among non-vaccine serotypes of Streptococcus pneumoniae (2018) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 201718712 (Available here)
  • Thompson RN, Gilligan CA, Cunniffe NJ. Control fast or control smart: when should invading pathogens be controlled? (2018) PLoS Comp. Biol., 14:e1006014 (Available here)
  • Raghwani J, Thompson RN, Koelle K. Selection on non-antigenic gene segments of seasonal influenza A virus and its impact on adaptive evolution (2017) Virus Evol., 3:vex034 (Available here)
  • Kraemer MUG, Faria NR, Reiner Jr. RC, Golding N, Nikolay B, Stasse S, Johansson MA, Salje H, Faye O, Wint GRW, Niedrig M, Shearer FM, Hill SC, Thompson RN, Bisanzio D, Taveira N, Nax HH, Pradelski BSR, Nsoesie EO, Murphy NR, Bogoch II, Khan K, Brownstein JS, Tatem AJ, de Oliveira T, Smith DL, Sall A, Pybus OG, Hay SI, Cauchemez S. Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo 2015–16: a modelling study (2017) Lancet Inf. Dis., 17:330-338 (Available here)
  • Thompson RN, Gilligan CA, Cunniffe NJ. Detecting presymptomatic infection is necessary to forecast major epidemics in the earliest stages of infectious disease outbreaks (2016) PLoS Comp. Biol., 12:e1004836 (Available here)
  • Thompson RN, Cobb RC, Gilligan CA, Cunniffe NJ. Management of invading pathogens should be informed by epidemiology rather than administrative boundaries (2016) Ecol. Model., 324:28-32 (Available here)
  • Thompson RN, Yates CA, Baker RE. Modelling cell migration and adhesion during development (2012) Bull. Math. Biol., 74:2793-2809 (Available here)
  • Tappin SJ, Howard TA, Hampson MM, Thompson RN, Burns CE. On the autonomous detection of coronal mass ejections in heliospheric imager data (2012) J. Geophys. Res., 117:A05103 (Available here)