Finding the right questions: exploratory pathway analysis to enhance biological discovery in large datasets

PLoS Biol. 2010 Aug 31;8(8):e1000472. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000472.


This Essay discusses the role of pathways for exploratory data analysis in present-day biology.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Computational Biology / methods*
  • Computer Graphics
  • Database Management Systems*
  • Databases, Factual
  • Databases, Genetic
  • Humans
  • Models, Biological*
  • Software
  • Software Design
  • User-Computer Interface