Browsing by Author "Cardona, Pere-Joan"
A reaction-diffusion model to understand granulomas formation inside secondary lobule during tuberculosis infection Català Sabaté, Martí; Prats Soler, Clara; López Codina, Daniel; Cardona, Pere-Joan; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2020-09-16)
Open AccessMycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is the causative agent for tuberculosis, the most extended infectious disease around the world. When Mtb enters inside the pulmonary alveolus it is rapidly phagocytosed by the alveolar ...
Low dose aerosol fitness at the innate phase of murine infection better predicts virulence amongst clinical strains of mycobacterium tuberculosis Cardona, Pere-Joan; Cáceres, Neus; Llopis Fuste, Isaac; Marzo, Elena; Prats Soler, Clara; Vilaplana, Cristina; García de Viedma, Darío; Samper, Sofia; López Codina, Daniel (2012-01-03)
Open AccessBackground: Evaluation of a quick and easy model to determine the intrinsic ability of clinical strains to generate active TB has been set by assuming that this is linked to the fitness of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain ...
Modeling tuberculosis transmission in urban cities through agent-based simulation: the case of Barcelona Montañola Sales, Cristina; Prats Soler, Clara; Cardona, Pere-Joan; Gilabert, Joan-Francesc; López Codina, Daniel; Vilaplana, Cristina; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Valls Ribas, Joaquim (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
Open AccessTuberculosis remains one of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases. About one-third of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis bacteria. Understanding the dynamics of transmission at different spatial ...