jacob bock axelsen, PhD, MSc

home institution:

Biomathematics Unit

Zoology Dept

University Tel Aviv

Ph: (+972)3 6409806 

associated to:

Center for Models of Life, a center of excellence at the Niels Bohr Inst, where online JAVA applets of some of my models can be found.


Centro de Astrobiología (CSIC/INTA)

Instituto Nacional de Técnica Aeroespacial associated with NASA Astrobiology Ames


CV, publication list and theses can be requested per e-mail from:

"bock (at) nbi (dot) dk"

research interests:

Complex networks, structural biology, information theory, evolution and diversity, astrobiology, climate models

The strong components of E.coli.

selected publications:

- Axelsen et al.

Multiannual forecasting of seasonal influenza dynamics reveals climatic and evolutionary drivers

Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2014 ; doi:10.1073/pnas.1321656111


- Axelsen & Manrubia

River density and landscape roughness are universal determinants of linguistic diversity

Proc R Soc B 2014, 281(1784), 20133029

Press coverage: Economist Science_Mag Weekendavisen Politiken DR2_Dagen


- Axelsen et al.,

Genes over expressed in different human solid cancers exhibit different tissue-specific expression profiles.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Aug 7;104(32):13122-7


- Axelsen et al.

Parameters of proteome evolution from histograms of amino-acid sequence identities of paralogous proteins.

Biol Direct. 2007 Nov 26;2:32.


- Axelsen JB and Sneppen K.

Quantifying the benefits of translation regulation in the unfolded protein response.

Phys Biol. 2004 Dec;1(3-4):159-65.


- Almond & Axelsen,

Physical interpretation of residual dipolar couplings in neutral aligned media.

J Am Chem Soc. 2002 Aug 28;124(34):9986-7


My publications on free search engines:

PUBMED, ArXiv, Ggl Scholar