Ebola outbreak “out of all proportion” and severity cannot be predicted

September 17, 2014

A mathematical model that replicates Ebola outbreaks can no longer be used to ascertain the eventual scale of the current epidemic, finds research conducted by the University of Warwick. Dr. Thomas House, of the University’s Warwick Mathematics Institute, developed a model that incorporated data from past outbreaks that successfully replicated their eventual scale: http://www.homelandsecuritynewswire.com/dr20140917-ebola-outbreak-out-of...

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