Modeling the invasion and spread of contagious diseases in heterogeneous populations


The evolution of disease requires a firm understanding of heterogeneity among pathogen strains and hosts with regard to the processes of transmission, movement, recovery, and pathobiology. In this chapter, we build on the basic methodologies outlined in the previous chapter to address the question of how to model the invasion and spread of diseases in… (More)

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