By Cliburn Chan,Michael G. Hudgens,Shein-Chung Chow
Quantitative tools in HIV/AIDS study presents a finished dialogue of contemporary statistical techniques for the research of HIV/AIDS info. the 1st part makes a speciality of statistical concerns in scientific trials and epidemiology which are exact to or relatively not easy in HIV/AIDS learn; the second one part makes a speciality of the research of laboratory information used for immune tracking, biomarker discovery and vaccine improvement; the ultimate part specializes in statistical concerns within the mathematical modeling of HIV/AIDS pathogenesis, remedy and epidemiology.
This booklet brings jointly a extensive point of view of recent quantitative equipment in HIV/AIDS learn, contributed by means of statisticians and mathematicians immersed in HIV learn, lots of whom are present or earlier leaders of CFAR quantitative cores. it's the editors’ wish that the paintings will motivate extra statisticians, mathematicians and machine scientists to collaborate and give a contribution to the interdisciplinary demanding situations of realizing and addressing the AIDS pandemic.