Ross, macdonald, and a theory for the dynamics and control of mosquito-transmitted pathogens.

Ronald Ross and George Macdonald are credited with developing a mathematical model of mosquito-borne pathogen transmission. A systematic historical review suggests that several mathematicians and scientists contributed to development of the Ross-Macdonald model over a period of 70 years. Ross develo...

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Main Authors: David L Smith, Katherine E Battle, Simon I Hay, Christopher M Barker, Thomas W Scott, F Ellis McKenzie
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2012-01-01
Series:PLoS Pathogens
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