Journal article

The dynamical consequences of seasonal forcing, immune boosting and demographic change in a model of disease transmission

Mathew P Dafilis, Federico Frascoli, Jodie McVernon, Jane M Heffernan, James M McCaw

Journal of Theoretical Biology | ACADEMIC PRESS LTD- ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2014

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Funding Acknowledgements

J.M. is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Career Development Fellowship. J.M.M. is supported by an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship. M.P.D. and F.F. performed the numerical analyses and drafted the first version of the manuscript. J.M. contributed to the public health evaluation of the findings and contextualisation of the research in terms of the existing public health literature. J.H. contributed to the interpretation of model findings and contextualisation of the research in terms of the existing mathematical literature. J.M.M. formulated the scientific problem, oversaw the research, evaluated the findings and wrote the final version of the manuscript. The authors declare no competing financial interests.