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The promises and challenges of pre-exposure prophylaxis as part of the emerging paradigm of combination HIV prevention
(Wiley Open Access, 2015)
INTRODUCTION: Towards the end of the twentieth century, significant success was achieved in reducing incidence in several global HIV epidemics through ongoing prevention strategies. However, further progress in risk reduction ...
Non-autonomous dynamical systems
This review paper treats the dynamics of non-autonomous dynamical systems. To study the forwards asymptotic behaviour of a non-autonomous differential equation we need to analyse the asymptotic configurations of the ...
Addressing population heterogeneity and distribution in epidemics models using a cellular automata approach
(Biomedical Central, 2014-02)
BACKGROUND: The spread of an infectious disease is determined by biological and social factors. Models based on cellular automata are adequate to describe such natural systems consisting of a massive collection of simple ...
Un modelo basado en agentes para explicar tendencias de largo plazo en precios de commodities
(Universidad de Chile, 2017)
Historically commodity prices have shown a tendency to move cyclically. However, these trends have only been identified a posteriori and have not been considered to try to obtain future trends, with the hypothesis that ...
From capital surges to drought: seeking stability for emerging economies
From disease to desire, pleasure to the pill: A qualitative study of adolescent learning about sexual health and sexuality in Chile
(Biomed Central, 2015)
Background: Sexual and reproductive rights include access to accurate and appropriate information in order to make informed decisions. In the current age of media globalization and Internet, adolescents are exposed to ...
Local livelock analysis of component-based models
(BrasilUFRNPROGRAMA DE PÓS-GRADUAÇÃO EM SISTEMAS E COMPUTAÇÃO, 2016-08-12)
The use of increasingly complex applications is demanding a greater investment of resources in software development to ensure that applications are safe. For mastering this complexity, compositional approaches can be ...
Plant water relations: absorption, transport and control mechanisms.
(In: MONTANARO, G.; DICHIO, B. (Ed.). Advances in selected plant physiology aspects. Rijeka: In Tech, 2012., 2012)