Can Mathematics be Biology’s next microscope in disease research at the interface?

Roumen Anguelov, Armanda Bastos

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In this paper we discuss how mathematics can be integrated into biological research as well as the benefits and challenges related to this process. The focus is on the research of diseases at the interface between wildlife, humans and livestock with some illustrative examples applications of mathematical models to disease research we have been personally involved with.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11145/j.biomath.2016.12.237

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