# American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

February  2004, 4(1): 147-159. doi: 10.3934/dcdsb.2004.4.147

## A hierarchy of cancer models and their mathematical challenges

 1 Ohio State University, Department of Mathematics, Columbus, OH 43210, United States

Received  December 2002 Revised  May 2003 Published  November 2003

A variety of PDE models for tumor growth have been developed in the last three decades. These models are based on mass conservation laws and on reaction-diffusion processes within the tumor.
Citation: Avner Friedman. A hierarchy of cancer models and their mathematical challenges. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - B, 2004, 4 (1) : 147-159. doi: 10.3934/dcdsb.2004.4.147
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