Graphical Modelling in Genetics and Systems Biology

  title={Graphical Modelling in Genetics and Systems Biology},
  author={Marco Scutari},
  booktitle={Foundations of Biomedical Knowledge Representation},
  • M. Scutari
  • Published in
    Foundations of Biomedical…
    14 October 2012
  • Computer Science
Graphical modelling has a long history in statistics as a tool for the analysis of multivariate data, starting from Wright's path analysis and Gibbs' applications to statistical physics at the beginning of the last century. In its modern form, it was pioneered by Lauritzen and Wermuth and Pearl in the 1980s, and has since found applications in fields as diverse as bioinformatics, customer satisfaction surveys and weather forecasts. Genetics and systems biology are unique among these fields in… 


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