Hans Othmer

Hans Othmer is a Professor of Mathematics at the University of Minnesota. He received his Ph. D. at the University of Minnesota and taught at Rutgers University and the University of Utah before returning to Minnesota. He is a Humboldt Fellow, a SIAM fellow and a fellow of the American Physical Society. His research interests involve cancer modeling, pattern formation, cell motility and stochastic processes.

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The Role of the Tumor Microenvironment in Glioblastoma: A Mathematical Model
Glioblastoma multiforme is one of the deadliest cancers, in part because tumor cells rapidly migrate to the surrounding brain tissue, thereby making the tumor difficult to treat. Microglia are immune cells that, in their normal phenotype M1, kill intracellular micro-organisms... Read more