Table 1.

Parameter values used in the model

ParameterDescriptionValues
Embedded ImageDetectable fraction of cancer cells in the tissueEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageMin. number of advantageous mutations for cancerEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageFitness increase from an advantageous mutationEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageFitness decrease from a deleterious mutationEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageProbability of mutation per cell divisionEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageMin. number of advantageous mutations for positive stainEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageTime over which a cell stains positive for a recent mitosisEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageNumber of cells in latticeEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageRadius of biopsy regionEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageNumber of cells taken in scrapingEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageTime at which sample is takenEmbedded Image