Modeling Influenza Viral Dynamics in Tissue

  • Catherine Beauchemin
  • Stephanie Forrest
  • Frederick T. Koster
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4163)

Abstract

Predicting the virulence of new Influenza strains is an important problem. The solution to this problem will likely require a combination of in vitro and in silico tools that are used iteratively. We describe the agent-based modeling component of this program and report preliminary results from both the in vitro and in silico experiments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Catherine Beauchemin
    • 1
  • Stephanie Forrest
    • 2
  • Frederick T. Koster
    • 3
  1. 1.Adaptive Computation Lab.University of New MexicoAlbuquerque
  2. 2.Dept. of Computer ScienceUniversity of New MexicoAlbuquerque
  3. 3.Lovelace Respiratory Research InstituteAlbuquerque

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