Hybrid Stochastic-Deterministic Solution of the Chemical Master Equation

  title={Hybrid Stochastic-Deterministic Solution of the Chemical Master Equation},
  author={Stephan Menz and Juan C. Latorre and Christof Sch{\"u}tte and Wilhelm Huisinga},
  journal={Multiscale Model. Simul.},
The chemical master equation (CME) is the fundamental evolution equation of the stochastic description of biochemical reaction kinetics. In most applications it is impossible to solve the CME directly due to its high dimensionality. Instead, indirect approaches based on realizations of the underlying Markov jump process are used, such as the stochastic simulation algorithm (SSA). In the SSA, however, every reaction event has to be resolved explicitly such that it becomes numerically inefficient… 

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