Sequence Complexity and Composition
Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
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How to Cite
Konopka, A. K. 2005. Sequence Complexity and Composition. eLS. .
- Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
Local compositional complexity is a numerical measure of repetitiveness of sequences of symbols from a finite alphabet. Highly repetitive sequences are considered simple, whereas highly nonrepetitive sequences are considered complex.
- local compositional complexity;
- sequence analysis;
- sequence annotation