Evolution and persistence of influenza A and other diseases.

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The evolution of the etiological agents of disease presents one of the greatest challenges for their control, and makes essential complementing standard epidemiological investigations with broader approaches that allow for evolutionary change. Given the stunning genetic diversity that is possible for many such agents, such as the influenza virus, it is… (More)

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@article{Levin2004EvolutionAP, title={Evolution and persistence of influenza A and other diseases.}, author={Simon A. Levin and Jonathan Dushoff and Joshua B. Plotkin}, journal={Mathematical biosciences}, year={2004}, volume={188}, pages={17-28} }