Understanding the Immune System by Computer-Aided Modeling

  • Massimo Bernaschi
  • Filippo Castiglione


We describe some computer models of the immune system and in particular of its response to the HIV infection. Then we introduce our model and show some results of simulations of the AIDS disease progression.


Cellular Automaton Discrete Model Binary String Shape Space Immune Network 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Massimo Bernaschi
    • 1
  • Filippo Castiglione
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Computing Applications (IAC), National Research Council (CNR)Viale del Policlinico 137Italy

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