• Corpus ID: 86157445

The channel capacity and information density of biochemical signaling cascades

  title={The channel capacity and information density of biochemical signaling cascades},
  author={Tatsuaki Tsuruyama},
  journal={arXiv: Molecular Networks},
  • T. Tsuruyama
  • Published 2 May 2012
  • Biology
  • arXiv: Molecular Networks
Living cell signaling systems include multistep biochemical signaling reaction cascades (BSCs) comprising modifications of molecular signaling proteins. Substantial data on BSCs have been accumulated in the field of molecular biology and the analysis of signaling systems requires qualitative evaluation. However, quantification of the information and channel capacity of BSCs has not been focused on from the perspective of information theory. In the current study, we aimed to derive basic… 


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