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Emergence of functional information from multivariate correlations

@article{Adami2021EmergenceOF,
  title={Emergence of functional information from multivariate correlations},
  author={Christoph Adami and G NitashC.},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2109.07933}
}
  • C. Adami, G. NitashC.
  • Published 16 September 2021
  • Computer Science, Biology, Mathematics, Physics
  • ArXiv
The information content of symbolic sequences (such as nucleicor amino acid sequences, but also neuronal firings or strings of letters) can be calculated from an ensemble of such sequences, but because information cannot be assigned to single sequences, we cannot correlate information to other observables attached to the sequence. Here we show that an information score obtained from multivariate (multiple-variable) correlations within sequences of a “training” ensemble can be used to predict… Expand

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