Moritz Kraemer

Branco Weiss Research Fellow

Department of Zoology

University of Oxford

Peter Medawar Building

South Parks Road

Oxford, OX1 3SY, UK

I investigate the spatial dynamics of infectious diseases and their vectors. I mostly apply and develop mechanistic stochastic modelling frameworks in order to understand their invasion process. My aim is to integrate genetic data in such analyses.

Research Interests

Kraemer MUG, Reiner Jr. RC, Brady OJ, Messina JP, Gilbert, M, Pigott DM, Yi D, Johnson K, Earl L, Marczak LB, Shirude S, Davis Weaver N, Bisanzio D, Perkins TA, Lai S, Lu X, Jones P, Coelho GE, Carvalho RG, Van Bortel, W, Marsboom C, Hendrickx G, Schaffner F, Moore CG, Nax HH, Bengtsson L, Wetter E, Tatem AJ, Brownstein JS, Smith DL, Lambrechts L, Cauchemez, S, Linard C, Faria NR, Pybus OG, Scott TW, Liu, Q, Yu H, Wint GR, Hay SI, Golding N (2019) Past and future spread of the arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. Nature Microbiology In press

Kraemer MUG, Cummings DA, Funk S, Reiner Jr RC, Faria NR, Pybus OG, Cauchemez S (2019) Reconstruction and prediction of viral disease epidemics. Epidemiology & Infection In press

Faria NR, Kraemer MUG, Hill SC, Goes de Jesus J, de Aguiar RS, Iani FCM, Xavier J, Quick J, du Plessis L, Dellicour S, Thézé J, Carvalho RDO , Baele G, Wu C-H, Silveira PP, Arruda MB, Pereira MA, Pereira GC, Lourenço J, Obolski U, Abade L, Vasylyeva TI, Giovanetti M, Yi D, Weiss DJ, Wint GRW, Shearer FM, Funk S, Nikolai B, Fonseca V, Adelino TER, Oliveira MAA, Silva MVF, Sacchetto L, Figueiredo PO, Rezende IM, Mello EM, Said RFC, Santos DA, Ferraz ML, Brito MG, Santana LF, Menezes MT, Brindeiro RM, Tanuri A, dos Santos FCP, Cunha MS, Nogueira JS, Rocco IM, da Costa AC, Komninakis SCV, Azevedo V, Chieppe AO, Araujo ESM, Mendonça MCL, dos Santos CC, dos Santos CD, Mares-Guia AM, Nogueira RMR, Sequeira PC, Abreu RG, Garcia MHO, Abreu AL, Okumoto O, Kroon EG, de Albuquerque CFC, Lewandowski K, Pullan ST, Carroll M, de Oliveira T, Sabino EC, Souza RP, Suchard MA, Lemey P, Trindade GS, Drumond BP, Filippis AMB, Loman NJ, Cauchemez S, Alcantara LCJ, Pybus OG (2018) Genomic and epidemiological monitoring of yellow fever virus transmission potential. Science 361:894–99

Kraemer MUG, Faria NR, Reiner Jr RC, Golding N, Nikolay, B, Johansson MA, Salje H, Faye O, Wint GRW, Niedrig M, Shearer FM, Hill SC, Bisanzi D, Nax HH, Pradelski BS, Murphy NR, Bogoch II, Khan K, Brownstein JS, Tatem AJ, de Oliveira T, Smith DL, Sall A, Pybus OG, Hay SI, Cauchemez S (2017) Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic Congo 2015-2016. Lancet Infectious Diseases 17:330-38

Faria NR, Azevedo RD, Kraemer MUG, Souza R, Cunha MS, Hill SC, Thézé J, Bonsall MB, Bowden TA, Rissanen I, Rocco IM, Nogueira JS, Maeda AY, Vasami FG, Macedo FL, Suzuki A, Rodrigues SG, Cruz AC, Nunes BT, Medeiros DB, Rodrigues DS, Nunes Queiroz AL, Silva EV, Henriques DF, Travassos da Rosa ES, de Oliveira CS, Martins LC, Vasconcelos HB, Casseb LM, Simith DB, Messina JP, Abade L, Lourenço J, Alcantara LC, Lima MM, Giovanetti M, Hay SI, de Oliveira RS, Lemos PD, Oliveira LF, de Lima CP, da Silva SP, Vasconcelos JM, Franco L, Cardoso JF, Vianez-Junior JL, Mir D, Bello G, Delatorre E, Khan K, Creatore M, Coelho GE, de Oliveira WK, Tesh R, Pybus OG*, Nunes MR*, Vasconcelos PF* (2016) Zika virus in the Americas: early epidemiological and genetic findings. Science 352:345-9

Nunes MR, Faria NR, de Vasconcelos JM, Golding N, Kraemer MUG, de Oliveira LF, Socorro R, Vieira EP, Coelho GE, Goncalves Vianez JL, Cardoso JF, Tesh RB, Hay SI, Pybus OG*, Vasconcelos PF* (2015) Emergence and potential for spread of Chikungunya virus in Brazil. BMC Medicine 13:102

Kraemer MUG, Hay SI, Pigott DM, Smith DL, Wint GRW, Golding N (2015) Progress and challenges in infectious disease cartography. Trends in Parasitology 32:19–29

Kraemer MUG, M. Sinka, K. Duda, A. Mylne, F. Shearer, C. Barker, C. Moore, R. Carvalho, G. Coelho, W. Van Bortel, G. Hendrickx, F. Schaffner, I. Elyazar, H. Teng, O. Brady, J. Messina, D. Pigott, T. Scott, D. Smith, G. Wint, N. Golding, S. Hay. 2015. The global distribution of the arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus. eLife 4:e08347

Kraemer MUG, M. E. Sinka, K. A. Duda, A. Mylne, F. M. Shearer, Brady OJ, J. P. Messina, C. M. Barker, C. G. Moore, R. G. Carvalho, G. E. Coelho, W. Van Bortel, G. Hendrickx, F. Schaffner, G. R. W. Wint, I. R. F. Elyazar, H.-J. Teng, S. I. Hay. 2015. The global compendium of Aedes aegypti and Ae . albopictus occurrence. Scientific Data 2:150035

Nsoesie, E. O.*, M. U. G. Kraemer*, N. Golding, D. M. Pigott, Brady OJ, C. L. Moyes, M. A. Johansson, P. W. Gething, R. Velayudhan, K. Khan, S. I. Hay, J.S. Brownstein. 2015. Global distribution and environmental suitability for chikungunya virus, 1952 to 2015. Eurosurveillance 21:30234

Bogoch, I. I.*, Brady OJ*, M. U. G. Kraemer*, M. German, M. I. Creatore, S. Brent, A. Watts, S. I. Hay, and K. Khan. 2016. Potential for Zika virus introduction and transmission in resource limited countries in Africa and Asia-Pacific: a modelling study. Lancet Infectious Diseases In press

Messina, J. P., M. U. G. Kraemer, Brady OJ, D. M. Pigott, F. M. Shearer, D. J. Weiss, N. Golding, C. W. Ruktanonchai, K. Khan, A. J. Tatem, T. Jaenisch, C. J. L. Murray, F. Marinho, T. W. Scott, S. I. Hay. 2016. Mapping global environmental suitability for Zika virus. eLife 5:e15272

Kraemer, M. U. G., T. A. Perkins, D. A. T. Cummings, R. Zakar, S. I. Hay, D. L. Smith, R. C. Reiner. 2015. Big city, small world: density, contact rates, and transmission of dengue across Pakistan. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 12:20150468

Brady OJ, N. Golding, D. M. Pigott, M. U. G. Kraemer, J. P. Messina, R. C. Reiner, T. W. Scott, D. L. Smith, P. W. Gething, S. I. Hay. 2014. Global temperature constraints on Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus persistence and competence for dengue virus transmission. Parasites & Vectors 7:338

Bogoch, I. I., Brady OJ, M. U. G. Kraemer, M. German, M. I. Creatore, M. A. Kulkarni, J. S. Brownstein, S. R. Mekaru, S. I. Hay, E. Groot, A. Watts, K. Khan. 2016. Anticipating the international spread of Zika virus from Brazil. The Lancet 387:335–336

Rocklöv, J.*, M. Brandon*, B. Sudre*, M. German*, M. U. G. Kraemer, Brady OJ, I. I. Bogoch, J. Liu-helmersson, A. Wilder-smith, J. C. Semenza, M. Ong, K. Kaasik, K. Khan. 2016. Assessing Seasonal Risks for the Introduction and Mosquito-borne Spread of Zika Virus in Europe. EBIOM 9:2050-256

Messina JP, Brady OJ, Pigott DM, Golding N, Kraemer MU, Scott TW, Wint GR, Smith DL, Hay SI (2015) The many projected futures of dengue. Nature Reviews Microbiology 13:2030-9

Pigott DM, Golding N, Mylne A, Huang Z, Henry AJ, Weiss DJ, Brady OJ, Kraemer MU, Smith DL, Moyes CL, Bhatt S, Gething PW, Horby PW, Bogoch II, Brownstein JS, Mekaru SR, Tatem AJ, Khan K, Hay SI (2014) Mapping the zoonotic niche of Ebola virus disease in Africa. eLife 3:e04395

Mylne, A., O. J. Brady, Z. Huang, D. M. Pigott, Golding N, M. U. G. Kraemer, S. I. Hay. 2014. A comprehensive database of the geographic spread of past human Ebola outbreaks. Scientific Data 1:140042.

Pigott, D. M., A. I. Millear, L. Earl, C. Morozoff, B. A. Han, F. M. Shearer, D. J. Weiss, O. J. Brady, M. U. G. Kraemer, C. L. Moyes, S. Bhatt, P. W. Gething, Golding N, S. I. Hay. 2016. Updates to the zoonotic niche map of Ebola virus disease in Africa. eLife 5:e16412

Pigott DM, Golding N, Mylne A, Huang Z, Weiss DJ, Brady OJ, Kraemer MUG, Hay SI (2015) Mapping the zoonotic niche of Marburg virus disease in Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 109:366–378

Pigott DM*, Kraemer MUG* (2014) Enhancing infectious disease mapping with open access resources. Eurosurveillance 19:pii=20989

Publications

* denotes equal contributions