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Research Article

Modeling the Worldwide Spread of Pandemic Influenza: Baseline Case and Containment Interventions

  • Vittoria Colizza,

    Affiliations: School of Informatics and Center for Biocomplexity, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America, Complex Networks Lagrange Laboratory, Institute for Scientific Interchange Foundation, Turin, Italy

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  • Alain Barrat,

    Affiliations: Complex Networks Lagrange Laboratory, Institute for Scientific Interchange Foundation, Turin, Italy, Unité Mixte de Recherche 8627, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France

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  • Marc Barthelemy,

    Affiliations: School of Informatics and Center for Biocomplexity, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, Direction Ile-de-France, Centre d'Etudes de Bruyères Le Châtel, Bruyères Le Châtel, France

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  • Alain-Jacques Valleron,

    Affiliations: Unité de Recherche en Epidémiologie, Systèmes d'Information et Modélisation, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Unité Mixte de Recherche 707, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France, Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

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  • Alessandro Vespignani mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: alexv@indiana.edu

    Affiliations: School of Informatics and Center for Biocomplexity, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America, Complex Networks Lagrange Laboratory, Institute for Scientific Interchange Foundation, Turin, Italy

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  • Published: January 23, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040013

About the Authors

Vittoria Colizza, Marc Barthelemy, Alessandro Vespignani
School of Informatics and Center for Biocomplexity, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America
Vittoria Colizza, Alain Barrat, Alessandro Vespignani
Complex Networks Lagrange Laboratory, Institute for Scientific Interchange Foundation, Turin, Italy
Alain Barrat
Unité Mixte de Recherche 8627, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France
Marc Barthelemy
Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, Direction Ile-de-France, Centre d'Etudes de Bruyères Le Châtel, Bruyères Le Châtel, France
Alain-Jacques Valleron
Unité de Recherche en Epidémiologie, Systèmes d'Information et Modélisation, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Unité Mixte de Recherche 707, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
Alain-Jacques Valleron
Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Corresponding Author

Email: alexv@indiana.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

VC, AB, MB, AJV, and AV designed the study and analyzed the data. VC, AB, MB, AJV, and AV contributed to writing the paper. VC, AB, MB, and AV collected data or did experiments for the study.