Table 1

Parameter estimates from the literature

Parameter

Value

Reference


λx

60.76 cells μL-1 day-1

estimated from = λx/dx [49]

dx

0.057 day-1

[50]

dy

1 day-1

[51]

5.99 × 107 day-1

(half life = 1 ms) [52]

5.47 × 1013 molecules μL-1 day-1

[5]

λa

2.74 × 1013 molecules μL-1 day-1

estimated from [5]

ha

0.0347 day-1

(half life = 8 - 40 days, choose 20 days) [45]

R0

4.5

estimated from [36]

ϵ

estimated from [43]


van Gaalen and Wahl BMC Public Health 2009 9(Suppl 1):S12   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-S1-S12

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