Kevin M. Nelson

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Evolutionary algorithms, including evolutionary programming and evolution strategies, have often been applied to real-valued function optimization problems. These algorithms generally operate directly on the real values to be optimized, in contrast with genetic algorithms which usually operate on a separately coded transformation of the objective variables.(More)
Trastuzumab is a monoclonal antibody developed by Genentech as a treatment for breast cancer and gastric cancer when the cancer cells overexpress HER2, a membrane-bound receptor activated by epidermal growth factor. Now marketed by Roche under the trade name Herceptin, trastuzumab has been readily adopted as treatment for some of the most invasive types of(More)
Recently, the rapid growth in rates of diabetes, obesity, and hypertension has become significant headline news. Most of the discussion about reversing these trends has focused on promoting more exercise and healthier diets. Although encouraging, this is not the entire solution. Communities must realize the health impacts of a built environment where mixing(More)
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