Professor Rowland Kao

  • Affiliate (Institute of Biodiversity Animal Health & Comparative Medicine)

email: Rowland.Kao@glasgow.ac.uk

Rm 352, Inst of Biodiversity Anim Health, Jarrett Building, Glasgow G61 1QH

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Number of items: 73.

2022

Kao, R. W.Y. and Kao, R. R. (2022) Residual: A Sub-Distributive System for the Market Economy. World Scientific Publishing: Hershey, PA. ISBN 9789814304511 (doi:10.1142/7723)

2021

Ruget, A.-S., Rossi, G., Pepler, P. T. , Beaunée, G., Banks, C. J., Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2021) Multi-species temporal network of livestock movements for disease spread. Applied Network Science, 6, 15. (doi: 10.1007/s41109-021-00354-x)

2019

Crispell, J. et al. (2019) Combining genomics and epidemiology to analyse bi-directional transmission of Mycobacterium bovis in a multi-host system. eLife, 8, e45833. (doi: 10.7554/elife.45833) (PMID:31843054) (PMCID:PMC6917503)

Salvador, L. C.M. , O'Brien, D. J., Cosgrove, M. K., Stuber, T. P., Schooley, A. M., Crispell, J., Church, S. V., Gröhn, Y. T., Robbe‐Austerman, S. and Kao, R. R. (2019) Disease management at the wildlife‐livestock interface: using whole‐genome sequencing to study the role of elk in Mycobacterium bovis transmission in Michigan, USA. Molecular Ecology, 28(9), pp. 2192-2205. (doi: 10.1111/mec.15061) (PMID:30807679)

Chaters, G.L. et al. (2019) Analysing livestock network data for infectious disease control: an argument for routine data collection in emerging economies. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 374(1776), 20180264. (doi: 10.1098/rstb.2018.0264) (PMID:31104601) (PMCID:PMC6558568)

Brock, P. M. , Fornace, K. M., Grigg, M. J., Anstey, N. M., William, T., Cox, J., Drakeley, C. J., Ferguson, H. M. and Kao, R. R. (2019) Predictive analysis across spatial scales links zoonotic malaria to deforestation. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 286(1894), 20182351. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2351) (PMID:30963872) (PMCID:PMC6367187)

2018

Mohr, S. , Deason, M., Churakov, M., Doherty, T. and Kao, R. R. (2018) Manipulation of contact network structure and the impact on foot-and-mouth disease transmission. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 157, pp. 8-18. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2018.05.006)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2018) Epidemics on dynamic networks. Epidemics, 24, pp. 88-97. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2018.04.003) (PMID:29907403)

Orton, R.J. , Deason, M., Bessell, P.R., Green, D.M., Kao, R.R. and Salvador, L.C.M. (2018) Identifying genotype specific elevated-risk areas and associated herd risk factors for bovine tuberculosis spread in British cattle. Epidemics, 24, pp. 34-42. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2018.02.004) (PMID:29548927) (PMCID:PMC6105618)

Salvador, L.C.M. , Deason, M., Enright, J. , Bessell, R.R. and Kao, R.R. (2018) Risk-­based strategies for surveillance of bovine Tuberculosis infection in cattle for low risk areas in England and Scotland. Epidemiology and Infection, 146(1), pp. 107-118. (doi: 10.1017/S0950268817001935)

Yakob, L., Lloyd, A. L., Kao, R. R., Ferguson, H. M. , Brock, P. M. , Drakeley, C. and Bonsall, M. B. (2018) Plasmodium knowlesi invasion following spread by infected mosquitoes, macaques and humans. Parasitology, 145, pp. 101-110. (doi: 10.1017/S0031182016002456) (PMID:28345507)

2017

Mancy, R. , Brock, P. M. and Kao, R. R. (2017) An integrated framework for process-driven model construction in disease ecology and animal health. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 4, 155. (doi: 10.3389/fvets.2017.00155) (PMID:29021983) (PMCID:PMC5623672)

Trewby, H., Wright, D. M., Skuce, R. A., McCormick, C., Mallon, T. R., Presho, E. L., Kao, R. R., Haydon, D. T. and Biek, R. (2017) Relative abundance of Mycobacterium bovis molecular types in cattle: a simulation study of potential epidemiological drivers. BMC Veterinary Research, 13, 268. (doi: 10.1186/s12917-017-1190-5) (PMID:28830547) (PMCID:PMC5567634)

Salvador, L.C.M. , Doherty, T. and Kao, R. (2017) Updated projections for risk-based surveillance for bovine tuberculosis for low risk areas in England and Wales. Technical Report. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, SE3303. (Unpublished)

Sumner, T., Orton, R. J. , Green, D. M., Kao, R. R. and Gubbins, S. (2017) Quantifying the roles of host movement and vector dispersal in the transmission of vector-borne diseases of livestock. PLoS Computational Biology, 13(4), e1005470. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005470) (PMID:28369082) (PMCID:PMC5393902)

Crispell, J. et al. (2017) Using whole genome sequencing to investigate transmission in a multi-host system: bovine Tuberculosis in New Zealand. BMC Genomics, 18, 180. (doi: 10.1186/s12864-017-3569-x) (PMID:28209138) (PMCID:PMC5314462)

2016

Nickbakhsh, S. , Hall, M. D., Dorigatti, I., Lycett, S. J. , Mulatti, P., Monne, I., Fusaro, A., Woolhouse, M. E.J., Rambaut, A. and Kao, R. R. (2016) Modelling the impact of co-circulating low pathogenic avian influenza viruses on epidemics of highly pathogenic avian influenza in poultry. Epidemics, 17, pp. 27-34. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2016.10.005) (PMID:27788412)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. (2016) A fast algorithm for calculating an expected outbreak size on dynamic contagion networks. Epidemics, 16, pp. 56-62. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2016.05.002) (PMID:27379615)

Brock, P. M. , Fornace, K. M., Parmiter, M., Cox, J., Drakeley, C. J., Ferguson, H. M. and Kao, R. R. (2016) Plasmodium knowlesi transmission: integrating quantitative approaches from epidemiology and ecology to understand malaria as a zoonosis. Parasitology, 143(04), pp. 389-400. (doi: 10.1017/S0031182015001821) (PMID:26817785) (PMCID:PMC4800714)

Kao, R.R., Price-Carter, M. and Robbe-Austerman, S. (2016) Use of genomics to track bovine tuberculosis transmission. Revue scientifique et technique (International Office of Epizootics), 35(1), pp. 241-268. (doi: 10.20506/rst.35.1.2430) (PMID:27217181)

Trewby, H. et al. (2016) Use of bacterial whole-genome sequencing to investigate local persistence and spread in bovine tuberculosis. Epidemics, 14, pp. 26-35. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2015.08.003) (PMID:26972511) (PMCID:PMC4773590)

Ahlstrom, C. et al. (2016) Genome-wide diversity and phylogeography of mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in Canadian dairy cattle. PLoS ONE, 11(2), e0149017. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149017) (PMID:26871723) (PMCID:PMC4752300)

O'Hare, A., Lycett, S. , Doherty, T., Salvador, L. and Kao, R. (2016) Broadwick: a framework for computational epidemiology. BMC Bioinformatics, 17, 65. (doi: 10.1186/s12859-016-0903-2) (PMID:26846686) (PMCID:PMC4743398)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2016) A descriptive analysis of the growth of unrecorded interactions amongst cattle-raising premises in Scotland and their implications for disease spread. BMC Veterinary Research, 12(1), (doi: 10.1186/s12917-016-0652-5) (PMID:26911436) (PMCID:PMC4766605)

2015

Kao, R. (2015) Determining the impact of badger culling on the incidence of TB in cattle. Veterinary Record, 177(16), pp. 415-416. (doi: 10.1136/vr.h5493) (PMID:26494893)

Ahlstrom, C. et al. (2015) Limitations of variable number of tandem repeat typing identified through whole genome sequencing of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis on a national and herd level. BMC Genomics, 16(1), 161. (doi: 10.1186/s12864-015-1387-6) (PMID:25765045) (PMCID:PMC4356054)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2015) A few bad apples: a model of disease influenced agent behaviour in a heterogeneous contact environment. PLoS ONE, 10(3), e0118127. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118127) (PMID:25734661) (PMCID:PMC4348343)

Salvador, L. C. M. , Deason, M., Doherty, T. and Kao, R. (2015) The development of quantitative risk-based strategies for bovine Tuberculosis in England and Wales. Project Report. Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs.

Wright, D. M., Reid, N., Montgomery, W. I., Allen, A. R., Skuce, R. A. and Kao, R. R. (2015) Herd-level bovine tuberculosis risk factors: assessing the role of low-level badger population disturbance. Scientific Reports, 5, 13062. (doi: 10.1038/srep13062) (PMID:26279310) (PMCID:PMC4642523)

2014

Nickbakhsh, S. , Matthews, L. , Reid, S. and Kao, R.R. (2014) A metapopulation model for highly pathogenic avian influenza: implications for compartmentalization as a control measure. Epidemiology and Infection, 142(09), pp. 1813-1825. (doi: 10.1017/S0950268813002963)

O'Hare, A., Orton, R. J. , Bessell, P. R. and Kao, R. R. (2014) Estimating epidemiological parameters for bovine tuberculosis in British cattle using a Bayesian partial-likelihood approach. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 281(1783), p. 20140248. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2014.0248)

Kao, R. R., Haydon, D. T. , Lycett, S. J. and Murcia, P. R. (2014) Supersize me: how whole-genome sequencing and big data are transforming epidemiology. Trends in Microbiology, 22(5), pp. 282-291. (doi: 10.1016/j.tim.2014.02.011)

2013

Godfray, H.C.J., Donnelly, C.A., Kao, R.R., Macdonald, D.W., McDonald, R.A., Petrokofsky, G., Wood, J.L.N., Woodroffe, R., Young, D.B. and McLean, A.R. (2013) A restatement of the natural science evidence base relevant to the control of bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 280(1768), Art. 20131634. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2013.1634)

Nickbakhsh, S. , Matthews, L. , Dent, J.E., Innocent, G.T., Arnold, M.E., Reid, S.W.J. and Kao, R.R. (2013) Implications of within-farm transmission for network dynamics: consequences for the spread of avian influenza. Epidemics, 5(2), pp. 67-76. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2013.03.001)

Bessell, P.R., Orton, R. , O'Hare, A., Mellor, D.J. , Logue, D. and Kao, R.R. (2013) Developing a framework for risk-based surveillance of tuberculosis in cattle: a case study of its application in Scotland. Epidemiology and Infection, 141(02), pp. 314-323. (doi: 10.1017/S0950268812000635)

Boden, L.A., Parkin, T.D.H. , Yates, J., Mellor, D. and Kao, R.R. (2013) An online survey of horse-owners in Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 9(188), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-9-188)

2012

Bessell, P., Orton, R. and Kao, R. (2012) Risk factors for bovine Tuberculosis at the national level in Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 8(51), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-8-51)

Orton, R. , Bessell, P., O'Hare, A. and Kao, R. (2012) Risk of foot-and-mouth disease spread due to sole occupancy authorities and linked cattle holdings. PLoS ONE, 7(4), e35089. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035089) (PMID:22532841) (PMCID:PMC3331861)

Kao, R. (2012) Simulating the impact of badger culling on bovine tuberculosis in cattle. Veterinary Record, 170(7), pp. 175-176. (doi: 10.1136/vr.e1024)

Biek, R. , O'Hare, A., Wright, D., Mallon, T., McCormick, C., Orton, R.J. , McDowell, S., Trewby, H., Skuce, R.A. and Kao, R.R. (2012) Whole genome sequencing reveals local transmission patterns of mycobacterium bovis in sympatric cattle and badger populations. PLoS Pathogens, 8(11), e1003008. (doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003008)

Boden, L.A., Parkin, T.D.H. , Yates, J., Mellor, D. and Kao, R.R. (2012) Summary of current knowledge of the size and spatial distribution of the horse population within Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 8(43), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-8-43)

O’Connor, C.M., Haydon, D.T. and Kao, R.R. (2012) An ecological and comparative perspective on the control of bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 104(3-4), pp. 185-197. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.11.010)

2011

Dent, J.E., Kiss, I.Z., Kao, R.R. and Arnold, M. (2011) The potential spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus via dynamic contacts between poultry premises in Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 7(59), pp. 1-14. (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-7-59)

Green, D.M., Werkman, M., Munro, L.A., Kao, R.R., Kiss, I.Z. and Danon, L. (2011) Tools to study trends in community structure: Application to fish and livestock trading networks. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 99(2-4), pp. 225-228. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.01.008)

Nickbakhsh, S., Matthews, L. , Bessell, P.R., Reid, S.W.J. and Kao, R.R. (2011) Generating social network data using partially described networks: an example informing avian influenza control in the British poultry industry. BMC Veterinary Research, 7(66), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-7-66)

2010

Boden, L. A., Houston, F., Fryer, H. R. and Kao, R. R. (2010) Use of a preclinical test in the control of classical scrapie. Journal of General Virology, 91(10), pp. 2642-2650. (doi: 10.1099/vir.0.022566-0)

2009

Chessa, B. et al. (2009) Revealing the history of sheep domestication using retrovirus integrations. Science, 324(5926), pp. 532-536. (doi: 10.1126/science.1170587) (PMID:19390051) (PMCID:PMC3145132)

Kiss, I.Z., Simon, P.L. and Kao, R.R. (2009) A Contact-Network-Based Formulation of a Preferential Mixing Model. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 71(4), pp. 888-905. (doi: 10.1007/s11538-008-9386-2)

2008

Kiss, I.Z., Green, D.M. and Kao, R.R. (2008) The effect of network mixing patterns on epidemic dynamics and the efficacy of disease contact tracing. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 5(24), pp. 791-799. (doi: 10.1098/rsif.2007.1272)

Green, D.M., Kiss, I.Z., Mitchell, A.P. and Kao, R.R. (2008) Estimates for local and movement-based transmission of bovine tuberculosis in British cattle. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 275(1638), pp. 1001-1005. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2007.1601)

Dent, J.E., Kao, R.R., Kiss, I.Z., Hyder, K. and Arnold, M. (2008) Contact structures in the poultry industry in Great Britain: Exploring transmission routes for a potential avian influenza virus epidemic. BMC Veterinary Research, 4, p. 27. (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-4-27)

2007

Green, D.M., del Rio Vilas, V.J., Birch, C.P.D., Johnson, J., Kiss, I.Z., McCarthy, N.D. and Kao, R.R. (2007) Demographic risk factors for classical and atypical scrapie in Great Britain. Journal of General Virology, 88(12), pp. 3486-3492. (doi: 10.1099/vir.0.83225-0)

Kao, R. (2007) Mycobacterium bovis shedding patterns from experimentally infected calves and the effect of concurrent infection with bovine viral diarrhoea virus. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 4(14), pp. 545-551.

Kao, R. (2007) Data quality of the Cattle Tracing System in Great Britain. Veterinary Record, 161(13), pp. 439-443. (doi: 10.1136/vr.161.13.439)

Kao, R., Green, D., Johnson, J. and Kiss, I. (2007) Disease dynamics over very different time-scales: foot-and-mouth disease and scrapie on the network of livestock movements in the UK. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 4, pp. 907-916. (doi: 10.1098/rsif.2007.1129)

2006

Kao, R. (2006) Demographic structure and pathogen dynamics on the network of livestock movements in Great Britain. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 273(1597), pp. 1999-2007.

Kao, R. (2006) The effect of contact heterogeneity and multiple routes of transmission on final epidemic size. Mathematical Biosciences, 203(1), pp. 124-136.

Kao, R. (2006) Evolution of pathogens towards low R0 in heterogeneous populations. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 242(3), pp. 634-642.

Kao, R. (2006) Infectious disease control using contact tracing in random and scale-free networks. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 3(6), pp. 55-62.

Kao, R. (2006) Modelling the initial spread of foot-and-mouth disease through animal movements. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 273(1602), pp. 2729-2735.

Kao, R. (2006) The network of sheep movements within Great Britain: Network properties and their implications for infectious disease spread. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 3(10), pp. 669-677.

Kao, R. (2006) Parameterization of individual-based models: comparisons with deterministic mean-field models. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 239(3), pp. 289-297.

Kao, R. (2006) Parasite strain coexistence in a heterogeneous host population. Oikos, 115(3), pp. 495-503.

2005

Kao, R. (2005) Disease contact tracing in random and clustered networks. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 272(1570), pp. 1407-1414.

2004

Haydon, D., Kao, R. and Kitching, R. (2004) The UK foot-and-mouth disease outbreak - the aftermath. Nature Reviews Microbiology, 2, 675-U8. (doi: 10.1038/nrmicro960)

2003

Kao, R. (2003) Searching for BSE in sheep: interpreting the results so far. Veterinary Record, 152(10), pp. 298-299. (doi: 10.1136/vr.152.10.298)

Kao, R. (2003) The impact of local heterogeneity on alternative control strategies for foot-and-mouth disease. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 270(1533), pp. 2557-2564.

Kao, R., Houston, F., Baylis, M., Chihota, C.M., Goldmann, W., Gravenor, M.B., Hunter, N. and McLean, A.R. (2003) Epidemiological implications of the susceptibility to BSE of putatively resistant sheep. Journal of General Virology, 84(Pt 12), pp. 3503-3512.

2002

Kao, R. (2002) BSE - a wolf in sheep's clothing? Trends in Microbiology, 10(12), pp. 563-570.

Kao, R. (2002) The potential size and duration of an epidemic of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in British sheep. Science, 295(5553), pp. 332-335.

Kao, R. (2002) The role of mathematical modelling in the control of the 2001 FMD epidemic in the UK. Trends in Microbiology, 10(6), pp. 279-286.

2001

Kao, R. (2001) Landscape fragmentation and foot-and-mouth disease transmission. Veterinary Record, 148(24), pp. 746-747. (doi: 10.1136/vr.148.24.746)

Kao, R. (2001) Modelling the national scrapie eradication programme in the UK. Mathematical Biosciences, 174(2), pp. 61-76.

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Number of items: 73.

Articles

Ruget, A.-S., Rossi, G., Pepler, P. T. , Beaunée, G., Banks, C. J., Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2021) Multi-species temporal network of livestock movements for disease spread. Applied Network Science, 6, 15. (doi: 10.1007/s41109-021-00354-x)

Crispell, J. et al. (2019) Combining genomics and epidemiology to analyse bi-directional transmission of Mycobacterium bovis in a multi-host system. eLife, 8, e45833. (doi: 10.7554/elife.45833) (PMID:31843054) (PMCID:PMC6917503)

Salvador, L. C.M. , O'Brien, D. J., Cosgrove, M. K., Stuber, T. P., Schooley, A. M., Crispell, J., Church, S. V., Gröhn, Y. T., Robbe‐Austerman, S. and Kao, R. R. (2019) Disease management at the wildlife‐livestock interface: using whole‐genome sequencing to study the role of elk in Mycobacterium bovis transmission in Michigan, USA. Molecular Ecology, 28(9), pp. 2192-2205. (doi: 10.1111/mec.15061) (PMID:30807679)

Chaters, G.L. et al. (2019) Analysing livestock network data for infectious disease control: an argument for routine data collection in emerging economies. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 374(1776), 20180264. (doi: 10.1098/rstb.2018.0264) (PMID:31104601) (PMCID:PMC6558568)

Brock, P. M. , Fornace, K. M., Grigg, M. J., Anstey, N. M., William, T., Cox, J., Drakeley, C. J., Ferguson, H. M. and Kao, R. R. (2019) Predictive analysis across spatial scales links zoonotic malaria to deforestation. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 286(1894), 20182351. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2351) (PMID:30963872) (PMCID:PMC6367187)

Mohr, S. , Deason, M., Churakov, M., Doherty, T. and Kao, R. R. (2018) Manipulation of contact network structure and the impact on foot-and-mouth disease transmission. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 157, pp. 8-18. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2018.05.006)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2018) Epidemics on dynamic networks. Epidemics, 24, pp. 88-97. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2018.04.003) (PMID:29907403)

Orton, R.J. , Deason, M., Bessell, P.R., Green, D.M., Kao, R.R. and Salvador, L.C.M. (2018) Identifying genotype specific elevated-risk areas and associated herd risk factors for bovine tuberculosis spread in British cattle. Epidemics, 24, pp. 34-42. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2018.02.004) (PMID:29548927) (PMCID:PMC6105618)

Salvador, L.C.M. , Deason, M., Enright, J. , Bessell, R.R. and Kao, R.R. (2018) Risk-­based strategies for surveillance of bovine Tuberculosis infection in cattle for low risk areas in England and Scotland. Epidemiology and Infection, 146(1), pp. 107-118. (doi: 10.1017/S0950268817001935)

Yakob, L., Lloyd, A. L., Kao, R. R., Ferguson, H. M. , Brock, P. M. , Drakeley, C. and Bonsall, M. B. (2018) Plasmodium knowlesi invasion following spread by infected mosquitoes, macaques and humans. Parasitology, 145, pp. 101-110. (doi: 10.1017/S0031182016002456) (PMID:28345507)

Mancy, R. , Brock, P. M. and Kao, R. R. (2017) An integrated framework for process-driven model construction in disease ecology and animal health. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 4, 155. (doi: 10.3389/fvets.2017.00155) (PMID:29021983) (PMCID:PMC5623672)

Trewby, H., Wright, D. M., Skuce, R. A., McCormick, C., Mallon, T. R., Presho, E. L., Kao, R. R., Haydon, D. T. and Biek, R. (2017) Relative abundance of Mycobacterium bovis molecular types in cattle: a simulation study of potential epidemiological drivers. BMC Veterinary Research, 13, 268. (doi: 10.1186/s12917-017-1190-5) (PMID:28830547) (PMCID:PMC5567634)

Sumner, T., Orton, R. J. , Green, D. M., Kao, R. R. and Gubbins, S. (2017) Quantifying the roles of host movement and vector dispersal in the transmission of vector-borne diseases of livestock. PLoS Computational Biology, 13(4), e1005470. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005470) (PMID:28369082) (PMCID:PMC5393902)

Crispell, J. et al. (2017) Using whole genome sequencing to investigate transmission in a multi-host system: bovine Tuberculosis in New Zealand. BMC Genomics, 18, 180. (doi: 10.1186/s12864-017-3569-x) (PMID:28209138) (PMCID:PMC5314462)

Nickbakhsh, S. , Hall, M. D., Dorigatti, I., Lycett, S. J. , Mulatti, P., Monne, I., Fusaro, A., Woolhouse, M. E.J., Rambaut, A. and Kao, R. R. (2016) Modelling the impact of co-circulating low pathogenic avian influenza viruses on epidemics of highly pathogenic avian influenza in poultry. Epidemics, 17, pp. 27-34. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2016.10.005) (PMID:27788412)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. (2016) A fast algorithm for calculating an expected outbreak size on dynamic contagion networks. Epidemics, 16, pp. 56-62. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2016.05.002) (PMID:27379615)

Brock, P. M. , Fornace, K. M., Parmiter, M., Cox, J., Drakeley, C. J., Ferguson, H. M. and Kao, R. R. (2016) Plasmodium knowlesi transmission: integrating quantitative approaches from epidemiology and ecology to understand malaria as a zoonosis. Parasitology, 143(04), pp. 389-400. (doi: 10.1017/S0031182015001821) (PMID:26817785) (PMCID:PMC4800714)

Kao, R.R., Price-Carter, M. and Robbe-Austerman, S. (2016) Use of genomics to track bovine tuberculosis transmission. Revue scientifique et technique (International Office of Epizootics), 35(1), pp. 241-268. (doi: 10.20506/rst.35.1.2430) (PMID:27217181)

Trewby, H. et al. (2016) Use of bacterial whole-genome sequencing to investigate local persistence and spread in bovine tuberculosis. Epidemics, 14, pp. 26-35. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2015.08.003) (PMID:26972511) (PMCID:PMC4773590)

Ahlstrom, C. et al. (2016) Genome-wide diversity and phylogeography of mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in Canadian dairy cattle. PLoS ONE, 11(2), e0149017. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149017) (PMID:26871723) (PMCID:PMC4752300)

O'Hare, A., Lycett, S. , Doherty, T., Salvador, L. and Kao, R. (2016) Broadwick: a framework for computational epidemiology. BMC Bioinformatics, 17, 65. (doi: 10.1186/s12859-016-0903-2) (PMID:26846686) (PMCID:PMC4743398)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2016) A descriptive analysis of the growth of unrecorded interactions amongst cattle-raising premises in Scotland and their implications for disease spread. BMC Veterinary Research, 12(1), (doi: 10.1186/s12917-016-0652-5) (PMID:26911436) (PMCID:PMC4766605)

Kao, R. (2015) Determining the impact of badger culling on the incidence of TB in cattle. Veterinary Record, 177(16), pp. 415-416. (doi: 10.1136/vr.h5493) (PMID:26494893)

Ahlstrom, C. et al. (2015) Limitations of variable number of tandem repeat typing identified through whole genome sequencing of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis on a national and herd level. BMC Genomics, 16(1), 161. (doi: 10.1186/s12864-015-1387-6) (PMID:25765045) (PMCID:PMC4356054)

Enright, J. and Kao, R. R. (2015) A few bad apples: a model of disease influenced agent behaviour in a heterogeneous contact environment. PLoS ONE, 10(3), e0118127. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118127) (PMID:25734661) (PMCID:PMC4348343)

Wright, D. M., Reid, N., Montgomery, W. I., Allen, A. R., Skuce, R. A. and Kao, R. R. (2015) Herd-level bovine tuberculosis risk factors: assessing the role of low-level badger population disturbance. Scientific Reports, 5, 13062. (doi: 10.1038/srep13062) (PMID:26279310) (PMCID:PMC4642523)

Nickbakhsh, S. , Matthews, L. , Reid, S. and Kao, R.R. (2014) A metapopulation model for highly pathogenic avian influenza: implications for compartmentalization as a control measure. Epidemiology and Infection, 142(09), pp. 1813-1825. (doi: 10.1017/S0950268813002963)

O'Hare, A., Orton, R. J. , Bessell, P. R. and Kao, R. R. (2014) Estimating epidemiological parameters for bovine tuberculosis in British cattle using a Bayesian partial-likelihood approach. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 281(1783), p. 20140248. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2014.0248)

Kao, R. R., Haydon, D. T. , Lycett, S. J. and Murcia, P. R. (2014) Supersize me: how whole-genome sequencing and big data are transforming epidemiology. Trends in Microbiology, 22(5), pp. 282-291. (doi: 10.1016/j.tim.2014.02.011)

Godfray, H.C.J., Donnelly, C.A., Kao, R.R., Macdonald, D.W., McDonald, R.A., Petrokofsky, G., Wood, J.L.N., Woodroffe, R., Young, D.B. and McLean, A.R. (2013) A restatement of the natural science evidence base relevant to the control of bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 280(1768), Art. 20131634. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2013.1634)

Nickbakhsh, S. , Matthews, L. , Dent, J.E., Innocent, G.T., Arnold, M.E., Reid, S.W.J. and Kao, R.R. (2013) Implications of within-farm transmission for network dynamics: consequences for the spread of avian influenza. Epidemics, 5(2), pp. 67-76. (doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2013.03.001)

Bessell, P.R., Orton, R. , O'Hare, A., Mellor, D.J. , Logue, D. and Kao, R.R. (2013) Developing a framework for risk-based surveillance of tuberculosis in cattle: a case study of its application in Scotland. Epidemiology and Infection, 141(02), pp. 314-323. (doi: 10.1017/S0950268812000635)

Boden, L.A., Parkin, T.D.H. , Yates, J., Mellor, D. and Kao, R.R. (2013) An online survey of horse-owners in Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 9(188), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-9-188)

Bessell, P., Orton, R. and Kao, R. (2012) Risk factors for bovine Tuberculosis at the national level in Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 8(51), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-8-51)

Orton, R. , Bessell, P., O'Hare, A. and Kao, R. (2012) Risk of foot-and-mouth disease spread due to sole occupancy authorities and linked cattle holdings. PLoS ONE, 7(4), e35089. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035089) (PMID:22532841) (PMCID:PMC3331861)

Kao, R. (2012) Simulating the impact of badger culling on bovine tuberculosis in cattle. Veterinary Record, 170(7), pp. 175-176. (doi: 10.1136/vr.e1024)

Biek, R. , O'Hare, A., Wright, D., Mallon, T., McCormick, C., Orton, R.J. , McDowell, S., Trewby, H., Skuce, R.A. and Kao, R.R. (2012) Whole genome sequencing reveals local transmission patterns of mycobacterium bovis in sympatric cattle and badger populations. PLoS Pathogens, 8(11), e1003008. (doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003008)

Boden, L.A., Parkin, T.D.H. , Yates, J., Mellor, D. and Kao, R.R. (2012) Summary of current knowledge of the size and spatial distribution of the horse population within Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 8(43), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-8-43)

O’Connor, C.M., Haydon, D.T. and Kao, R.R. (2012) An ecological and comparative perspective on the control of bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 104(3-4), pp. 185-197. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.11.010)

Dent, J.E., Kiss, I.Z., Kao, R.R. and Arnold, M. (2011) The potential spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus via dynamic contacts between poultry premises in Great Britain. BMC Veterinary Research, 7(59), pp. 1-14. (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-7-59)

Green, D.M., Werkman, M., Munro, L.A., Kao, R.R., Kiss, I.Z. and Danon, L. (2011) Tools to study trends in community structure: Application to fish and livestock trading networks. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 99(2-4), pp. 225-228. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.01.008)

Nickbakhsh, S., Matthews, L. , Bessell, P.R., Reid, S.W.J. and Kao, R.R. (2011) Generating social network data using partially described networks: an example informing avian influenza control in the British poultry industry. BMC Veterinary Research, 7(66), (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-7-66)

Boden, L. A., Houston, F., Fryer, H. R. and Kao, R. R. (2010) Use of a preclinical test in the control of classical scrapie. Journal of General Virology, 91(10), pp. 2642-2650. (doi: 10.1099/vir.0.022566-0)

Chessa, B. et al. (2009) Revealing the history of sheep domestication using retrovirus integrations. Science, 324(5926), pp. 532-536. (doi: 10.1126/science.1170587) (PMID:19390051) (PMCID:PMC3145132)

Kiss, I.Z., Simon, P.L. and Kao, R.R. (2009) A Contact-Network-Based Formulation of a Preferential Mixing Model. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 71(4), pp. 888-905. (doi: 10.1007/s11538-008-9386-2)

Kiss, I.Z., Green, D.M. and Kao, R.R. (2008) The effect of network mixing patterns on epidemic dynamics and the efficacy of disease contact tracing. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 5(24), pp. 791-799. (doi: 10.1098/rsif.2007.1272)

Green, D.M., Kiss, I.Z., Mitchell, A.P. and Kao, R.R. (2008) Estimates for local and movement-based transmission of bovine tuberculosis in British cattle. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 275(1638), pp. 1001-1005. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2007.1601)

Dent, J.E., Kao, R.R., Kiss, I.Z., Hyder, K. and Arnold, M. (2008) Contact structures in the poultry industry in Great Britain: Exploring transmission routes for a potential avian influenza virus epidemic. BMC Veterinary Research, 4, p. 27. (doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-4-27)

Green, D.M., del Rio Vilas, V.J., Birch, C.P.D., Johnson, J., Kiss, I.Z., McCarthy, N.D. and Kao, R.R. (2007) Demographic risk factors for classical and atypical scrapie in Great Britain. Journal of General Virology, 88(12), pp. 3486-3492. (doi: 10.1099/vir.0.83225-0)

Kao, R. (2007) Mycobacterium bovis shedding patterns from experimentally infected calves and the effect of concurrent infection with bovine viral diarrhoea virus. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 4(14), pp. 545-551.

Kao, R. (2007) Data quality of the Cattle Tracing System in Great Britain. Veterinary Record, 161(13), pp. 439-443. (doi: 10.1136/vr.161.13.439)

Kao, R., Green, D., Johnson, J. and Kiss, I. (2007) Disease dynamics over very different time-scales: foot-and-mouth disease and scrapie on the network of livestock movements in the UK. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 4, pp. 907-916. (doi: 10.1098/rsif.2007.1129)

Kao, R. (2006) Demographic structure and pathogen dynamics on the network of livestock movements in Great Britain. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 273(1597), pp. 1999-2007.

Kao, R. (2006) The effect of contact heterogeneity and multiple routes of transmission on final epidemic size. Mathematical Biosciences, 203(1), pp. 124-136.

Kao, R. (2006) Evolution of pathogens towards low R0 in heterogeneous populations. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 242(3), pp. 634-642.

Kao, R. (2006) Infectious disease control using contact tracing in random and scale-free networks. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 3(6), pp. 55-62.

Kao, R. (2006) Modelling the initial spread of foot-and-mouth disease through animal movements. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 273(1602), pp. 2729-2735.

Kao, R. (2006) The network of sheep movements within Great Britain: Network properties and their implications for infectious disease spread. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 3(10), pp. 669-677.

Kao, R. (2006) Parameterization of individual-based models: comparisons with deterministic mean-field models. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 239(3), pp. 289-297.

Kao, R. (2006) Parasite strain coexistence in a heterogeneous host population. Oikos, 115(3), pp. 495-503.

Kao, R. (2005) Disease contact tracing in random and clustered networks. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 272(1570), pp. 1407-1414.

Haydon, D., Kao, R. and Kitching, R. (2004) The UK foot-and-mouth disease outbreak - the aftermath. Nature Reviews Microbiology, 2, 675-U8. (doi: 10.1038/nrmicro960)

Kao, R. (2003) Searching for BSE in sheep: interpreting the results so far. Veterinary Record, 152(10), pp. 298-299. (doi: 10.1136/vr.152.10.298)

Kao, R. (2003) The impact of local heterogeneity on alternative control strategies for foot-and-mouth disease. Proceedings of Biological Sciences, 270(1533), pp. 2557-2564.

Kao, R., Houston, F., Baylis, M., Chihota, C.M., Goldmann, W., Gravenor, M.B., Hunter, N. and McLean, A.R. (2003) Epidemiological implications of the susceptibility to BSE of putatively resistant sheep. Journal of General Virology, 84(Pt 12), pp. 3503-3512.

Kao, R. (2002) BSE - a wolf in sheep's clothing? Trends in Microbiology, 10(12), pp. 563-570.

Kao, R. (2002) The potential size and duration of an epidemic of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in British sheep. Science, 295(5553), pp. 332-335.

Kao, R. (2002) The role of mathematical modelling in the control of the 2001 FMD epidemic in the UK. Trends in Microbiology, 10(6), pp. 279-286.

Kao, R. (2001) Landscape fragmentation and foot-and-mouth disease transmission. Veterinary Record, 148(24), pp. 746-747. (doi: 10.1136/vr.148.24.746)

Kao, R. (2001) Modelling the national scrapie eradication programme in the UK. Mathematical Biosciences, 174(2), pp. 61-76.

Books

Kao, R. W.Y. and Kao, R. R. (2022) Residual: A Sub-Distributive System for the Market Economy. World Scientific Publishing: Hershey, PA. ISBN 9789814304511 (doi:10.1142/7723)

Research Reports or Papers

Salvador, L.C.M. , Doherty, T. and Kao, R. (2017) Updated projections for risk-based surveillance for bovine tuberculosis for low risk areas in England and Wales. Technical Report. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, SE3303. (Unpublished)

Salvador, L. C. M. , Deason, M., Doherty, T. and Kao, R. (2015) The development of quantitative risk-based strategies for bovine Tuberculosis in England and Wales. Project Report. Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs.

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  • Rodrigues, Maria
    Thinking forward through the past: Linking science, social science and the humanities to inform the sustainable reduction of endemic disease in British livestock farming

Research datasets

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2019

Chaters, G., Johnson, P. , Cleaveland, S. , Crispell, J., De Glanville, W., Doherty, T., Matthews, L. , Mohr, S., Nyasebwa, O. M., Rossi, G., Salvador, L. , Swai, E. and Kao, R. (2019) Analysing livestock network data for infectious diseases control: an argument for routine data collection in emerging economies. [Data Collection]

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