Additional file 4.Figure S2. Network properties of the SVN. A: The log-log-plot of the degree distribution of the SVN follows a power-law (γ = 1.32; R^{2} = 0.69) and therefore attributes the SVN to be scale-free and, thus, non-random. B: The modular structure of the SVN was confirmed by the topological coefficient which follows a power-law distribution on a log-log-scale. When considering the two node types separately, in both cases a scale-free topology can be identified: C: disease nodes (γ = 0.97; R^{2} = 0.71) and D: locus nodes (γ = 2.98; R^{2} = 0.93). Format: PDF Size: 87KB Download file This file can be viewed with: Adobe Acrobat Reader Arnold et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:490 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-490 |