Based at the Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida, Cancer Ecology is a small research group led by David Basanta. We are mathematical modellers who work with biologists and clinicians, trying to understand the ecology of tumors and the evolutionary dynamics of cancer progression and resistance to treatment.

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