40. Reverse Engineering of Molecular Networks from a Common Combinatorial Approach

  1. Mourad Elloumi4 and
  2. Albert Y. Zomaya5
  1. Bhaskar Dasgupta1,
  2. Paola Vera-licona2 and
  3. Eduardo Sontag3

Published Online: 23 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470892107.ch40

Algorithms in Computational Molecular Biology: Techniques, Approaches and Applications

Algorithms in Computational Molecular Biology: Techniques, Approaches and Applications

How to Cite

Dasgupta, B., Vera-licona, P. and Sontag, E. (2011) Reverse Engineering of Molecular Networks from a Common Combinatorial Approach, in Algorithms in Computational Molecular Biology: Techniques, Approaches and Applications (eds M. Elloumi and A. Y. Zomaya), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470892107.ch40

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Unit of Technologies of Information and Communication (UTIC) and University of Tunis-El Manar, Tunisia

  2. 5

    School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

  2. 2

    Institut Curie and INSERM, Paris, France

  3. 3

    Department of Mathematics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470505199

Online ISBN: 9780470892107

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Keywords:

  • reverse engineering of molecular networks - from a common combinatorial approach;
  • understanding of molecular cell biology - insight into structure and dynamics of networks, interacting molecules of DNA, RNA, proteins, metabolites and other components;
  • biological reverse engineering problem - problem in systems biology, solution of “hitting set problem” and different performance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reverse-Engineering of Biological Networks

  • Classical Combinatorial Algorithms: A Case Study

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgments

  • References