A Pugliese

Summary

Affiliation: University of Trento
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of macroparasites without direct interactions
    A Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita degli Studi di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, Povo Trento, 38050, Italy
    Theor Popul Biol 57:145-65. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Seasonal population dynamics of ticks, and its influence on infection transmission: a semi-discrete approach
    Mini Ghosh
    Institute of Information and Mathematical Sciences, Massey University, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand
    Bull Math Biol 66:1659-84. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Threshold behaviour of a SIR epidemic model with age structure and immigration
    Andrea Franceschetti
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38050, Povo TN, Italy
    J Math Biol 57:1-27. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Modelling multi-species parasite transmission
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Università di Trento Via Sommarive 14 38050 Povo, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 673:32-50. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The role of host population heterogeneity in the evolution of virulence
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38123, Povo TN, Italy
    J Biol Dyn 5:104-19. 2011
  6. doi request reprint A simple model of pathogen-immune dynamics including specific and non-specific immunity
    Andrea Pugliese
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Via Sommarive 14, Trento 38050, Italy
    Math Biosci 214:73-80. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Effect of host populations on the intensity of ticks and the prevalence of tick-borne pathogens: how to interpret the results of deer exclosure experiments
    A Pugliese
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Povo TN, Italy
    Parasitology 135:1531-44. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Thresholds for macroparasite infections
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38050 Povo TN, Italy
    J Math Biol 49:83-110. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint On the evolutionary coexistence of parasite strains
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita degli Studi di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38050 Povo TN, Italy
    Math Biosci 177:355-75. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Limits of a multi-patch SIS epidemic model
    F Arrigoni
    Universita di Trento, Dipartimento di Matematica Via Sommarive 14, 38050 Povo di Trento, Italy
    J Math Biol 45:419-40. 2002

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of macroparasites without direct interactions
    A Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita degli Studi di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, Povo Trento, 38050, Italy
    Theor Popul Biol 57:145-65. 2000
    ..It appears that the width of the coexistence region is insensitive to these modifications...
  2. ncbi request reprint Seasonal population dynamics of ticks, and its influence on infection transmission: a semi-discrete approach
    Mini Ghosh
    Institute of Information and Mathematical Sciences, Massey University, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand
    Bull Math Biol 66:1659-84. 2004
    ..Numerically, it is found that, for realistic parameter values, the upper threshold is not much higher than observed densities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Threshold behaviour of a SIR epidemic model with age structure and immigration
    Andrea Franceschetti
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38050, Povo TN, Italy
    J Math Biol 57:1-27. 2008
    ..Finally, we present some numerical examples, inspired by the Italian demographic situation, that illustrate the threshold-like behaviour, and other features of the stationary solutions and of the transient...
  4. ncbi request reprint Modelling multi-species parasite transmission
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Università di Trento Via Sommarive 14 38050 Povo, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 673:32-50. 2010
    ..These models do not yield universal predictions for patterns of parasite distributions; an analysis of the mechanisms of interaction in each specific system is necessary for that...
  5. doi request reprint The role of host population heterogeneity in the evolution of virulence
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38123, Povo TN, Italy
    J Biol Dyn 5:104-19. 2011
    ..Finally we clarify how contrasting results present in the literature are due to different modelling assumptions...
  6. doi request reprint A simple model of pathogen-immune dynamics including specific and non-specific immunity
    Andrea Pugliese
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Via Sommarive 14, Trento 38050, Italy
    Math Biosci 214:73-80. 2008
    ..The model can also mimic some features of immune response after vaccination. This model could be a basis on which to build epidemic models including immunological features...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of host populations on the intensity of ticks and the prevalence of tick-borne pathogens: how to interpret the results of deer exclosure experiments
    A Pugliese
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Povo TN, Italy
    Parasitology 135:1531-44. 2008
    ..The density of infected questing nymphs inside small exclosures can be much higher, in our numerical example almost twice as large as that outside, leading to potential TBE infection risk hotspots...
  8. ncbi request reprint Thresholds for macroparasite infections
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38050 Povo TN, Italy
    J Math Biol 49:83-110. 2004
    ..The stability of equilibria is established by extending an abstract linearization principle and by analysing the spectra of appropriate operators...
  9. ncbi request reprint On the evolutionary coexistence of parasite strains
    Andrea Pugliese
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita degli Studi di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38050 Povo TN, Italy
    Math Biosci 177:355-75. 2002
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  10. ncbi request reprint Limits of a multi-patch SIS epidemic model
    F Arrigoni
    Universita di Trento, Dipartimento di Matematica Via Sommarive 14, 38050 Povo di Trento, Italy
    J Math Biol 45:419-40. 2002
    ..Finally, it is shown that the infected distribution converges, as time goes to infinity, to a Dirac measure at the value x(*), the equilibrium of a single-patch SIS model with contact rate equal to the sum of local and global contacts...
  11. doi request reprint Epidemic patch models applied to pandemic influenza: contact matrix, stochasticity, robustness of predictions
    Antonella Lunelli
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Povo TN, Italy
    Math Biosci 220:24-33. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Modelling the spatial spread of H7N1 avian influenza virus among poultry farms in Italy
    I Dorigatti
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38123 Povo, TN, Italy
    Epidemics 2:29-35. 2010
    ..The most effective measure was the ban on restocking. An earlier start of pre-emptive culling promotes eradication; restricted pre-emptive culling delays eradication but causes lower losses...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of antiviral treatment in models for influenza pandemic
    Antonella Lunelli
    Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Povo, Italy
    Math Med Biol 25:359-72. 2008
    ..This finding stresses the need for carefully defining the structure of models in order to obtain results useful for policymakers in pandemic planning...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thresholds for disease persistence in models for tick-borne infections including non-viraemic transmission, extended feeding and tick aggregation
    Roberto Rosa
    Centre for Alpine Ecology, Viote del Monte Bondone, 38040 Trento, Italy
    J Theor Biol 224:359-76. 2003
    ..Finally, we incorporated the effects of tick aggregation on the hosts and correlation of tick stages and found that both had an important effect on infection persistence, if non-viraemic transmission occurred...
  15. ncbi request reprint Temporal variation of Ixodes ricinus intensity on the rodent host Apodemus flavicollis in relation to local climate and host dynamics
    Roberto Rosa
    Centre for Alpine Ecology, Viote del Monte Bondone, Trento, Italy
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 7:285-95. 2007
    ..This provides important information in terms of monitoring the risk to humans of acquiring pathogen-infected ticks...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of tick population dynamics and host densities on the persistence of tick-borne infections
    Roberto Rosa
    Centre for Alpine Ecology, Viote del Monte Bondone, 38040 Trento, Italy
    Math Biosci 208:216-40. 2007
    ..A dilution effect may occur also for competent hosts as a consequence of reduced tick to host ratio; this is possible only if the regulation of tick populations is such that tick density does not increase linearly with host densities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Aggregation, stability, and oscillations in different models for host-macroparasite interactions
    Roberto Rosa
    Centre for Alpine Ecology, Viote del Monte Bondone, 38040 Trento, Italy
    Theor Popul Biol 61:319-34. 2002
    ..Finally, we explore in these models the role of aggregation in host regulation and in determining a threshold value for parasite establishment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Individual-based vs deterministic models for macroparasites: host cycles and extinction
    Roberto Rosa
    Centre for Alpine Ecology, Viote del Monte Bondone, 38040 Trento, Italy
    Theor Popul Biol 63:295-307. 2003
    ..However, the extinction probability is almost independent of the level of external infection over a wide intermediate parameter region...
  19. ncbi request reprint Distributed data mining on grids: services, tools, and applications
    Mario Cannataro
    Universita di Catanzaro, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    IEEE Trans Syst Man Cybern B Cybern 34:2451-65. 2004
    ..Some performance results are also discussed...