Basic Principles of Building a Mathematical Model of Immune Response

  • Gennady BocharovEmail author
  • Vitaly Volpert
  • Burkhard Ludewig
  • Andreas Meyerhans


This chapter introduces a modular approach to the formulation of mathematical models of immune responses to virus infections. It presents a methodological basis for mathematical immunology of virus infections.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gennady Bocharov
    • 1
    Email author
  • Vitaly Volpert
    • 2
    • 3
  • Burkhard Ludewig
    • 4
  • Andreas Meyerhans
    • 5
  1. 1.Marchuk Institute of Numerical MathematicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Institut Camille Jordan, UMR 5208 CNRSCentre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)VilleurbanneFrance
  3. 3.RUDN UniversityMoscowRussia
  4. 4.Institute of ImmunobiologyKantonsspital St. GallenSt. GallenSwitzerland
  5. 5.Parc de Recerca Biomedica BarcelonaICREA and Universitat Pompeu FabraBarcelonaSpain

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