A Model for Chagas Disease with Oral and Congenital Transmission

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This work presents a new mathematical model for the domestic transmission of Chagas disease, a parasitic disease affecting humans and other mammals throughout Central and South America. The model takes into account congenital transmission in both humans and domestic mammals as well as oral transmission in domestic mammals. The model has time-dependent… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0067267

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@inproceedings{Coffield2013AMF, title={A Model for Chagas Disease with Oral and Congenital Transmission}, author={Daniel J. Coffield and Anna Maria Spagnuolo and Meir Shillor and Ensela Mema and B. Pell and Amanda Pruzinsky and Alexandra Zetye}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2013} }