A stochastic model for immunotherapy of cancer

@article{Baar2016ASM,
  title={A stochastic model for immunotherapy of cancer},
  author={Martina Baar and Loren Coquille and Hannah Mayer and Michael H{\"o}lzel and Meri Rogava and Thomas T{\"u}ting and Anton Bovier},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2016},
  volume={6}
}
We propose an extension of a standard stochastic individual-based model in population dynamics which broadens the range of biological applications. Our primary motivation is modelling of immunotherapy of malignant tumours. In this context the different actors, T-cells, cytokines or cancer cells, are modelled as single particles (individuals) in the stochastic system. The main expansions of the model are distinguishing cancer cells by phenotype and genotype, including environment-dependent… 
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