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Modeling rapidly disseminating infectious disease during mass gatherings

BMC Medicine201210:159

DOI: 10.1186/1741-7015-10-159

Received: 4 May 2012

Accepted: 7 December 2012

Published: 7 December 2012

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7 Dec 2012 Editorially accepted
7 Dec 2012 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-10-159

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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University
Division of Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health
School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong
PRESTO (Precursory Research for Embryonic Science and Technology), Japan Science and Technology Agency