in peer reviewed / M.Sc. / Allee effect / spillback / spillover / salmon / aquaculture on Thu 05 September 2013

The exchange of native pathogens between wild and domesticated animals can lead to novel disease threats to wildlife. However, the dynamics of wild host-parasite systems exposed to a reservoir of domesticated hosts are not well understood. A simple mathematical model reveals that the spill-back of native parasites from domestic to ...