Metabolic Robustness and Network Modularity: A Model Study

@article{Holme2011MetabolicRA,
  title={Metabolic Robustness and Network Modularity: A Model Study},
  author={Petter Holme},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2011},
  volume={6}
}
  • Petter Holme
  • Published 20 December 2010
  • Computer Science
  • PLoS ONE
Background Several studies have mentioned network modularity—that a network can easily be decomposed into subgraphs that are densely connected within and weakly connected between each other—as a factor affecting metabolic robustness. In this paper we measure the relation between network modularity and several aspects of robustness directly in a model system of metabolism. Methodology/Principal Findings By using a model for generating chemical reaction systems where one can tune the network… 

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