The Effect of Removal of Self-loop for Attractor in Cell Cycle Network

  • Shu-ichi KinoshitaEmail author
  • Hiroaki Yamada
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Complexity book series (SPCOM)


We numerically investigated the role of degenerate self-loops on the attractors and its basin size of the ES cell network of C.elegans. It is found that for the point attractors a simple division rule of the state space is caused by removing the self-loops of the network.


Gene regulatory network Attractors ES cell network C.elegans Degenerate self-loop 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematical EngineeringFaculty of Engeneering at Musashino UniversityTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Institute for Advanced Study of Mathematical Sciences (MIMS)Meiji UniversityTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Yamada Physics Research Labolatory (YPRL)NiigataJapan

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