Encyclopedia of Systems Biology

Editors: Werner Dubitzky, Olaf Wolkenhauer, Kwang-Hyun Cho, Hiroki Yokota

Cross Tissue Disease Network

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9863-7_201

Synonyms

Definition

A cross view of the different molecular states, interaction of physiological functions and pathways across multiple tissues of a diseased system could be appropriately and comparably presented through cross tissue disease networks. CTDNs are constructed from specific gene/protein expression data across important tissues of diseased organisms (Fig.  1).
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BioCOS Life Sciences Private LimitedBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.BioCOS Life Sciences Pvt. Limited, Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied BiotechnologyBangaloreIndia