Flexible and Robust Networks

  title={Flexible and Robust Networks},
  author={Sergei Vakulenko and Ovidiu Radulescu},
  journal={Journal of bioinformatics and computational biology},
  volume={10 2},
We consider networks with two types of nodes. The v-nodes, called centers, are hyperconnected and interact with one another via many u-nodes, called satellites. This centralized architecture, widespread in gene networks, possesses two fundamental properties. Namely, this organization creates feedback loops that are capable of generating practically any prescribed patterning dynamics, chaotic or periodic, or having a number of equilibrium states. Moreover, this organization is robust with… 

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