Is symmetry informative?

  title={Is symmetry informative?},
  author={J E Gray and Andreas Vogt},
  journal={Bio Systems},
  volume={43 1},
Is symmetry informative? The answer is both yes and no. We examine what information and symmetry are and how they are related. Our approach is primarily mathematical, not because mathematics provides the final word, but because it provides an insightful and relatively precise starting point. Information theory treats transformations that messages undergo… CONTINUE READING