CancerEvo is a research group led by David Basanta

We are mathematical modellers who work with biologists and clinicians

We try to understand

  • the ecology of tumors

  • the evolutionary dynamics of cancer progression

  • resistance to treatment

Based at the Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida

Memes, compound strategies, and factoring the replicator equation

Artem (with help from Robert Vander Velde and yours truly) has been working on a new model where three different types of players produce and consume two different types of public goods. Here he describes a neat trick to better handle this.

Billy Nye explains evolution (or maybe genetic algorithms?) with emoticons

Billy Nye explains evolution (or maybe genetic algorithms?) with emoticons

Helicobacter pylori and stem cells in the gastric crypt