Publications

Molecular diversity, geographic distribution and host range of monocot-infecting mastreviruses in Africa and surrounding islands.
Virus Res 2017 Jun 4;238:171-178. Epub 2017 Jul 4.
The Biodesign Center for Fundamental and Applied Microbiomics, Center for Evolution and Medicine, School of Life sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287-5001, USA; School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, 8140, New Zealand; Structural Biology Research Unit, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa. Electronic address:

Response to: Premature deaths attributed to ambient air pollutants: let us interpret the Robins-Greenland theorem correctly.
Int J Public Health 2017 Apr 15;62(3):339-341. Epub 2017 Mar 15.
MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, and NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and King's College London, London, UK.

Searching for the best modeling specification for assessing the effects of temperature and humidity on health: a time series analysis in three European cities.
Int J Biometeorol 2015 Nov 1;59(11):1585-96. Epub 2015 Feb 1.
Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, 75 Mikras Asias Str, 115 27, Athens, Greece.


Analysing the health effects of simultaneous exposure to physical and chemical properties of airborne particles.
Environ Int 2015 Jun 19;79:56-64. Epub 2015 Mar 19.
MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, King's College London, Division of Analytical and Environmental Science, Franklin-Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street, SE1 9NH, London, UK. Electronic address:

Adenovirus 36 antibodies associated with clinical diagnosis of overweight/obesity but not BMI gain: a military cohort study.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2014 Sep 27;99(9):E1708-12. Epub 2014 Jun 27.
Epidemiology Consult Service (J.D.V.), United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433; Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics (J.D.V., D.G.B., C.H.O., H.W.H.), Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814; Obetech Obesity Research Center (R.L.A.), Richmond, Virginia 23219; and Virginia Commonwealth University (R.L.A.), Richmond, Virginia 23298.

Effects of heat waves on mortality: effect modification and confounding by air pollutants.
Epidemiology 2014 Jan;25(1):15-22
From the aDepartment of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece; bDepartment of Epidemiology, Regional Health Authority, Rome, Italy; cWHO Regional Office for Europe, Bonn, Germany; dDivision of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC-HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George's, University of London, London, United Kingdom; eCenter for Public Health Research, CSISP, Conselleria de Sanitat, Valencia, Spain; fCIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain; gUniversity of Valencia, Spain; hCentre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL), Barcelona, Spain; iIMIM (Hospital del Mar Research Institute), Barcelona, Spain; jHelmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology II, Munich, Germany; kDepartment of Environmental Health, French Institute for Public Health Surveillance, Paris, France; lNational Institute of Environmental Health, Budapest, Hungary; and mEpidemiology Unit, Local Health Authority, Milan, Italy.


Concentration-response function for ozone and daily mortality: results from five urban and five rural U.K. populations.
Environ Health Perspect 2012 Oct 19;120(10):1411-7. Epub 2012 Jul 19.
Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC-HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George's, University of London, London, United Kingdom. ac.uk



The impact of the congestion charging scheme on air quality in London. Part 1. Emissions modeling and analysis of air pollution measurements.
Res Rep Health Eff Inst 2011 Apr(155):5-71
MRC-HPA Centre for Environment & Health, School of Biomedical Sciences, King's College London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, U.K.

The impact of the congestion charging scheme on air quality in London. Part 2. Analysis of the oxidative potential of particulate matter.
Res Rep Health Eff Inst 2011 Apr(155):73-144
MRC-HPA Centre for Environment & Health, School of Biomedical Sciences, King's College London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, U.K.




Rational design of a combination medication for the treatment of obesity.
Obesity (Silver Spring) 2009 Jan 6;17(1):30-9. Epub 2008 Nov 6.
1Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.

Obesity as a disease: a white paper on evidence and arguments commissioned by the Council of the Obesity Society.
Obesity (Silver Spring) 2008 Jun 8;16(6):1161-77. Epub 2008 May 8.
Department of Biostatistics and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.


The CAPTURE registry: analysis of strokes resulting from carotid artery stenting in the post approval setting: timing, location, severity, and type.
Ann Surg 2007 Oct;246(4):551-6; discussion 556-8
Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA.





Fine particle components and health--a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological time series studies of daily mortality and hospital admissions.
J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 2015 Mar-Apr;25(2):208-14. Epub 2014 Sep 17.
1] Population Health Research Institute and MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, St George's, University of London, London, UK [2] MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, King's College London, London, UK.



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