5. Network Motifs

  1. Björn H. Junker1,2 and
  2. Falk Schreiber1
  1. Henning Schwöbbermeyer

Published Online: 9 AUG 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470253489.ch5

Analysis of Biological Networks

Analysis of Biological Networks

How to Cite

Schwöbbermeyer, H. (2008) Network Motifs, in Analysis of Biological Networks (eds B. H. Junker and F. Schreiber), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470253489.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben, Germany

  2. 2

    Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 AUG 2007
  2. Published Print: 29 FEB 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Bioinformatics: Computational Techniques and Engineering

Book Series Editors:

  1. Professor Yi Pan and
  2. Professor Albert Y. Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470041444

Online ISBN: 9780470253489

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Keywords:

  • genome sequencing and high-throughput technologies;
  • metabolic, protein interaction and gene-regulatory networks;
  • gene-regulatory network

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definitions and Basic Concepts

  • Motif Statistics and Motif-Based Network Distance

  • Complexity of Network Motif Detection

  • Methods and Tools for Network Motif Analysis

  • Analyses and Applications of Network Motifs

  • Summary

  • Exercises

  • References