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Title: Data-Driven Disease Forecasting

If disease outbreaks could be forecasted like the weather, communities could set up protective measures to mitigate their impact. At Los Alamos National Laboratory, scientists are improving disease-fomore »recasting mathematical models by using clinical data--as well as internet data sources such as Wikipedia, Twitter, and Google--and coupling it with satellite imagery. The goal is to better understanding how diseases spread and, eventually, forecast disease outbreaks.« less
Title: Data-Driven Disease Forecasting
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Publication Date: 2017-08-08
OSTI Identifier: 1375226
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES ; 97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING ; LANL ; MATHEMATICAL MODELS ; DISEASES ; SATELLITE DATA ; DISEASE FORECAST ; PUBLIC HEALTH ; NATIONAL SECURITY ISSUE
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:02:00
System Entry Date: 2018-05-23