Genome Diversity Center

at the Institute of Evolution, University of Haifa

(Since August 2000)
Head: Edward N. Trifonov

Sequence complexity

Relevant references:

Troyanskaya, O.G., Arbell, O., Koren, Y., Landau, G.M. & Bolshoy, A.
Sequence complexity profiles of prokaryotic genomic sequences:
a fast algorithm for calculating linguistic complexity.
Bioinformatics 18, 679-688 (2002)

Gabrielian, A.E. & Bolshoy, A.
Sequence complexity and DNA curvature.
Comput. Chem. 23, 263-274 (1999)

Bolshoy, A., Shapiro, K., Trifonov, E. N., Ioshikhes, I.,
Enhancement of the nucleosomal pattern in sequences of lower complexity.
Nucl. Acids Res. 25, 3248-3254 (1997)

Popov, O., Segal, D. M., Trifonov, E. N.,
Linguistic complexity of protein sequences as compared to texts of human languages.
BioSystems 38, 65-74 (1996)

Trifonov, E. N., Making sense of the human genome.
In: "Structure and Methods, vol. 1, Human Genome Initiative and DNA Recombination",
(Eds. R. H. Sarma and M. H. Sarma), Adenine Press, New York, 1990, pp. 69-77