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Dramatic Transcriptomic Differences in Macaca Mulatta and Macaca Fascicularis with Plasmodium Knowlesi Infections

Plasmodium knowlesi, a model malaria parasite, is responsible for a significant portion of zoonotic malaria cases in Southeast Asia and must be controlled to avoid disease severity and fatalities.

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Optimization of Agent-Based Models Through Coarse-Graining

Optimization and control are important objectives across biology and biomedicine, and mathematical models are a key enabling technology. This paper reports a computational study of model-based multi-objective optimization in the setting of microbial ecology, using agent-based models. This modeling framework is well-suited to the field, but is not…

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The Why and How of Manuscript Review: What Goes Around Comes Around

Aside from conducting research itself, communicating it to the broader mathematical sciences community—as well as the general public—is the most important task that a researcher must accomplish, for the sake of progress within both the mathematical sciences and one’s own career…

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INTERVIEW

Helen Moore Interview

Helen Moore was Associate Director of Quantitative Clinical Pharmacology, Bristol-Myers Squibb in Princeton, New Jersey and recently joined UF as an Associate Professor in the Laboratory for Systems Medicine.

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PRESENTATION

IMAG/MSM

Reinhard Laubenbacher presented a talk at the weekly meeting of the multiscale modeling and viral pandemics working group. The title of his talk was “A modular computational framework for medical digital twins.”

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POSTER PRESENTATION

American Thoracic Society

Luis Sordo Vieira presented a poster presentation at the American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting Titled Discerning the Division of Labor of Monocyte Derived Immune Cells in Invasive Aspergillosis

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POSTER PRESENTATION

Society for Biological Psychiatry

Luis Sordo Vieira presented a poster at the Society for Biological Psychiatry Annual Meeting titled “Comorbidity Patterns in Hoarding Disorder”

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MINI-SYMPOSIUM

Society for Mathematical Biology

Luis Sordo Vieira co-organized a mini symposium centered around the leading mathematical models of pulmonary immune responses to pulmonary insults at the Society for Mathematical Biology Annual Meeting.

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Society for Mathematical Biology

Henrique de Assis Lopes Robeiro presented at talk at the “SMB Minisymposium: The pressing need for within-host models of the pulmonary immune response.” The title of his presentation was: “Computational Modeling Reveals the Role of Macrophages in Respiratory A. fumigatus Infection in Immunocompromised Hosts.”

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Featured Publication – “A Modular Computational Framework for Medical Digital Twins”

This paper presents a modular software design that will help implement precision medicine in the form of medical digital twins which are computational models of disease processes calibrated to individual patients.

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Using Digital Twins in Viral Infection

Reinhard Laubenbacher, co-authored an article, Using Digital Twins in Viral Infection,  in Science Magazine along with  James P. Sluka, and…

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GRAND ROUNDS

Grand Rounds – Department of Medicine – University of Florida

May 27th, 2021

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MINI-SYMPOSIUM

AAAS Scientific Symposium – The Mathematics of Homeostasis and Health

AAA Annual Meeting, February 2021

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The Mathematics of Homeostasis and Health

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Working Group on Multiscale Modeling and Viral Pandemics

Coronavirus disease COVID-19 infection medical. New official name for Coronavirus disease named COVID-19, pandemic risk on world map background