Extended Spatial Evolutionary Games and Induced Bystander Effect

Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 283)


The main goal of the study is modelling of radiation induced bystander effect using evolutionary game theory. A payoff table for three different phenotypes (game-theoretic strategies) contains: costs/profits of bystander effect, choice of apoptotic pathway, producing growth factors and resistance against bystander effect. Games are played on a lattice and for that purpose two kinds of spatial evolutionary games are presented and compared. Moreover different polymorphic equilibrium points dependent on model parameters and cells reproductions are discussed.


evolutionary games biomathematical modelling carcinogenesis cellular automata polymorphism 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Automatic Control, Electronics and Computer Science,Department of Automatic ControlSilesian University of TechnologyGliwicePoland

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