Model checking together with other formal methods and techniques is being adapted for applications to biological systems. We present a selection of approaches used for modeling biological systems and formalizing their interesting properties in temporal logics. We also give a brief account of high performance model checking techniques and add a few case studies that demonstrate the use of model checking in computational systems biology. The primary aim is to give a reference for further reading.


Model Check Temporal Logic Linear Temporal Logic Hybrid Automaton Genetic Regulatory Network 
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  • Luboš Brim
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  • Milan Češka
    • 1
  • David Šafránek
    • 1
  1. 1.Systems Biology Laboratory at Faculty of InformaticsMasaryk UniversityBrnoCzech Republic

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