{ "dc.contributor.author": "Fort, Joaquim" , "dc.contributor.author": "Méndez López, Vicenç" , "dc.date.accessioned": "2013-04-10T07:31:43Z" , "dc.date.available": "2013-04-10T07:31:43Z" , "dc.date.issued": "2002" , "dc.identifier.issn": "0031-9007" , "dc.identifier.uri": "http://hdl.handle.net/10256/7712" , "dc.description.abstract": "The spread of viruses in growing plaques predicted by classical models is greater than that measured experimentally. There is a widespread belief that this discrepancy is due to biological factors. Here we show that the observed speeds can be satisfactorily predicted by a purely physical model that takes into account the delay time due to virus reproduction inside infected cells. No free or adjustable parameters are used" , "dc.format.mimetype": "application/pdf" , "dc.language.iso": "eng" , "dc.publisher": "American Physical Society" , "dc.relation.isformatof": "Reproducció digital del document publicat a: http://link.aps.org/doi/10.1103/PhysRevLett.89.178101" , "dc.relation.ispartof": "© Physical Review Letters, 2002, vol. 89, núm. 17, p. 178101" , "dc.relation.ispartofseries": "Articles publicats (D-F)" , "dc.rights": "Tots els drets reservats" , "dc.subject": "Virosis -- Models matemàtics" , "dc.subject": "Virus diseases -- Mathematical models" , "dc.subject": "Epidèmies -- Models matemàtics" , "dc.subject": "Epidemics -- Mathematical models" , "dc.title": "Time-Delayed Spread of Viruses in Growing Plaques" , "dc.type": "info:eu-repo/semantics/article" , "dc.rights.accessRights": "info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess" , "dc.embargo.terms": "Cap" , "dc.type.version": "info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion" , "dc.identifier.doi": "http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.89.178101" , "dc.identifier.idgrec": "002788" , "dc.identifier.eissn": "1079-7114" }