The expected number of new cases of an infection caused by an infected individual, in a population consisting of susceptible contacts only.

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2016

2016

- Sherry Towers, Fred Brauer, Carlos Castillo-Chavez, Andrew K. I. Falconar, Anuj Mubayi, Claudia M.E. Romero-Vivas
- Epidemics
- 2016

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In 2015, the Zika arbovirus (ZIKV) began circulating in the Americas, rapidly expanding its global geographic range inâ€¦Â (More)

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2015

2015

- Petter Holme, Naoki Masuda
- PloS one
- 2015

The basic reproduction number R0--the number of individuals directly infected by an infectious person in an otherwise susceptibleâ€¦Â (More)

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2014

2014

- Sorana Froda, Hugues Leduc
- Mathematical biosciences
- 2014

In this paper, we consider the basic reproduction number, R0, a parameter that characterizes the transmission potential of anâ€¦Â (More)

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2013

2013

- David N. Fisman, Tanya S. Hauck, Ashleigh R Tuite, A. Lindsay Greer
- PloS one
- 2013

BACKGROUND
Communicable disease outbreaks of novel or existing pathogens threaten human health around the globe. It would beâ€¦Â (More)

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2013

2013

- J. Turner, Roger G. Bowers, Matthew Baylis
- PloS one
- 2013

Mathematical formulations for the basic reproduction ratio (R(0)) exist for several vector-borne diseases. Generally, these areâ€¦Â (More)

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2013

2013

- Xiaoguang Zhang, Gui-Quan Sun, Yu-Xiao Zhu, Junling Ma, Zhen Jin
- Mathematical biosciences
- 2013

In this paper an SIS model for epidemic spreading on semi-directed networks is established, which can be used to examine andâ€¦Â (More)

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2012

2012

- Bahman Davoudi, Joel C. Miller, +4 authors M. Degroote
- 2012

Bahman Davoudi, Joel C. Miller, Rafael Meza, Lauren Ancel Meyers, David J. D. Earn, and Babak Pourbohloul* Mathematical Modelingâ€¦Â (More)

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2010

2010

- Hiroshi Nishiura
- International journal of environmental researchâ€¦
- 2010

The basic reproduction number, R(0), a summary measure of the transmission potential of an infectious disease, is estimated fromâ€¦Â (More)

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1994

1994

- Ehab Massad, F. A. B. Coutinho, H. M. Yang, Henrique Bella Freire de Carvalho, FlÃ¡vio da Silva Mesquita, Mauro Burattini
- Mathematical biosciences
- 1994

A new approach for the estimation of the Basic Reproduction Ratio R0 for HIV among intravenous drug users (IVDU) is proposedâ€¦Â (More)

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1945

1945

The basic reproduction number, R0 is a measure of the potential for disease spread in a population. Mathematically, R0 is aâ€¦Â (More)

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