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Build your own disease
An activity for the classroom
Protecting the nation
Making sure that vaccination works
Don't blame it on the tube
Some preliminary results on the swine flu pandemic
Swine flu uncertainty
How do we know how many people have got it?
Do you know what's good for you?
starts a new project on health and medicine
How does it spread?
Beating bird flu with bills
The travels of bank notes give important clues to epidemiologists
Researchers have used mathematical modelling to understand the evolution of the influenza virus.
To study a system, mathematicians begin by identifying its most crucial elements, and try to describe them in simple mathematical terms. As Phil Wilson tells us, this simplification is the essence of
Can mathematics help defend against another attack?