On a mathematical model of immune competition. (English) Zbl 1278.92017

Summary: This work deals with the qualitative analysis of a nonlinear integro-differential model of immune competition with special attention to the dynamics of tumor cells contrasted by the immune system. The analysis gives evidence of how initial conditions and parameters influence the asymptotic behavior of the solutions.


92C50 Medical applications (general)
92C37 Cell biology
34K60 Qualitative investigation and simulation of models involving functional-differential equations
35F20 Nonlinear first-order PDEs
35Q92 PDEs in connection with biology, chemistry and other natural sciences
45K05 Integro-partial differential equations
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