Table 1

Table of core sizes, where score is the size of the largest super node of maximum OD, Ntot is the total number of reactions in the respective reaction network, and <a onClick="popup('http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2148/11/20/mathml/M5','MathML',630,470);return false;" target="_blank" href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2148/11/20/mathml/M5">View MathML</a> is the total number of reactions with maximum OD.

Networks

score/Ntot

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Chlamydiae

0.22

0.86

Proteobacteria

0.13

0.70

Random subset of species

0.01

0.21

Union of bact.(ΔOD = 10)

0.004

0.27

Union of bact.(ΔOD = 50)

0.008

0.09

Model (ΔOD = 10)

0.021

~1

Model (ΔOD = 50)

0.079

~1

Random subset of model networks

0.05

~1


The random subsets represents the average result for the union of 10 randomly picked networks from the full set of real organisms and model networks respectively.

Bernhardsson et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:20   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-20

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