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Research Article

A Model for Chagas Disease with Oral and Congenital Transmission

  • Daniel J. Coffield Jr.,

    Affiliation: Mathematics Department, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Anna Maria Spagnuolo mail,

    spagnuol@oakland.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Meir Shillor,

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Ensela Mema,

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematical Sciences, New Jerseys Science & Technology University, University Heights, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Bruce Pell,

    Affiliation: School of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

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  • Amanda Pruzinsky,

    Affiliation: Chesapeake Research Consortium, U.S. EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Office, Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Alexandra Zetye

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Published: June 28, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0067267

About the Authors

Daniel J. Coffield Jr.
Mathematics Department, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, Michigan, United States of America
Anna Maria Spagnuolo, Meir Shillor, Alexandra Zetye
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, United States of America
Ensela Mema
Department of Mathematical Sciences, New Jerseys Science & Technology University, University Heights, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America
Bruce Pell
School of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
Amanda Pruzinsky
Chesapeake Research Consortium, U.S. EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Office, Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: spagnuol@oakland.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DJC AMS MS. Performed the experiments: DJC AMS EM BP AP AZ. Analyzed the data: DJC AMS MS EM BP AP AZ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DJC AMS MS EM BP AP AZ. Wrote the paper: DJC AMS MS.