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Bayer, Péter (author), Brown, Joel S. (author), Dubbeldam, J.L.A. (author), Broom, Mark (author)
This paper develops and analyzes a Markov chain model for the treatment of cancer. Cancer therapy is modeled as the patient's Markov Decision Problem, with the objective of maximizing the patient's discounted expected quality of life years. Patients make decisions on the duration of therapy based on the progression of the disease as well as...
journal article 2022
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Dujon, Antoine M. (author), Aktipis, Athena (author), Alix-Panabières, Catherine (author), Amend, Sarah R. (author), Boddy, Amy M. (author), Brown, Joel S. (author), Capp, Jean Pascal (author), DeGregori, James (author), Staňková, K. (author)
The application of evolutionary and ecological principles to cancer prevention and treatment, as well as recognizing cancer as a selection force in nature, has gained impetus over the last 50 years. Following the initial theoretical approaches that combined knowledge from interdisciplinary fields, it became clear that using the eco...
journal article 2021
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Chen, J. (author)
Cancer is known as one of the leading causes of death in the world with difficult<br/>diagnose at early stages, poor prognosis and high mortality. Animal-based<br/>experiments and clinical trials have always been the main approach for cancer<br/>research, albeit they may have limitations and ethical issues. Mathematicalmodeling<br/>as an...
doctoral thesis 2020
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Chen, J. (author), Weihs, Daphne (author), Vermolen, F.J. (author)
More than eighty percent of pancreatic cancer involves ductal adenocarcinoma with an abundant desmoplastic extracellular matrix surrounding the solid tumor entity. This aberrant tumor microenvironment facilitates a strong resistance of pancreatic cancer to medication. Although various therapeutic strategies have been reported to be effective...
journal article 2019
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