Table 1

Illustration of the number of possible BNs with no constraints on connectivity

X

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x1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

x2

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

x3

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1

0/1


Here n = 3 and <a onClick="popup('http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2164/13/S6/S9/mathml/M45','MathML',630,470);return false;" target="_blank" href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2164/13/S6/S9/mathml/M45">View MathML</a> denotes the state of the 3 genes

Haider and Pal BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 6):S9   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-S6-S9

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