Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering (MBE)

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MBE is bimonthly, focusing on new developments in the fast-growing fields of mathematical biosciences and bioengineering. MBE is now online only.

Authors will be granted full access to all MBE publications for one year.

Areas covered include general mathematical methods and their applications in biology, medical sciences and bioengineering with an emphasis on work related to mathematical modeling, nonlinear and stochastic dynamics.

The editorial board of MBE is strongly committed to promoting cutting-edge integrative and interdisciplinary research bridging mathematics, life sciences and engineering.

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TOP 10 Most Read Articles in MBE, March 2017


Mathematical modelling of tuberculosis epidemics
Volume 6, Number 2,  Pages: 209 - 237,  2009

Juan Pablo Aparicio and Carlos Castillo-Chávez

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A Simple Epidemic Model with Surprising Dynamics
Volume 2, Number 1,  Pages: 133 - 152,  2004

F. Berezovskaya, G. Karev, Baojun Song and Carlos Castillo-Chavez

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Time variations in the generation time of an infectious disease: Implications for sampling to appropriately quantify transmission potential
Volume 7, Number 4,  Pages: 851 - 869,  2010

Hiroshi Nishiura

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The impact of vaccines and vaccinations: Challenges and opportunities for modelers
Volume 8, Number 1,  Pages: 77 - 93,  2011

Roy Curtiss III

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Epidemic spread of influenza viruses: The impact of transient populations on disease dynamics
Volume 8, Number 1,  Pages: 199 - 222,  2011

Karen R. Ríos-Soto, Baojun Song and Carlos Castillo-Chavez

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Modeling control strategies for concurrent epidemics of seasonal and pandemic H1N1 influenza
Volume 8, Number 1,  Pages: 141 - 170,  2011

Olivia Prosper, Omar Saucedo, Doria Thompson, Griselle Torres-Garcia, Xiaohong Wang and Carlos Castillo-Chavez

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Using nonlinear model predictive control to find optimal therapeutic strategies to modulate inflammation
Volume 7, Number 4,  Pages: 739 - 763,  2010

Judy Day, Jonathan Rubin and Gilles Clermont

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Multiple outbreaks for the same pandemic: Local transportation and social distancing explain the different "waves" of A-H1N1pdm cases observed in México during 2009
Volume 8, Number 1,  Pages: 21 - 48,  2011

Marco Arieli Herrera-Valdez, Maytee Cruz-Aponte and Carlos Castillo-Chavez

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Joint quantification of transmission dynamics and diagnostic accuracy applied to influenza
Volume 8, Number 1,  Pages: 49 - 64,  2011

Hiroshi Nishiura

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An application of queuing theory to SIS and SEIS epidemic models
Volume 7, Number 4,  Pages: 809 - 823,  2010

Carlos M. Hernández-Suárez, Carlos Castillo-Chavez, Osval Montesinos López and Karla Hernández-Cuevas

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