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Module 341 Profile

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Network Help

A network view of the module is created using cytoscapeWeb and enables dynamic, interactive exploration of the module properties. In this view, module member genes, motifs, and regulatory influences are represented as peripheral nodes connected to core module node via edges.

Module members are green circles, regulators are red triangles and motifs are blue diamonds. Selection of a node gives access to detailed information in a pop-up window, which allows dragging and pinning to compare multiple selections. Selecting module members will show information about the selected gene such as name, species and fucntions. Motif selection will show motif logo image and e-values. Bicluster selction will show expression profile and summary statistics for the module.

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Regulators for Module 341

There are 8 regulatory influences for Module 341

Regulator Table (8)
Regulator Name Type
RSP_1871 tf
RSP_0386 tf
RSP_1139 tf
RSP_1550 tf
RSP_0316 tf
RSP_0327 tf
RSP_2425 tf
RSP_0999 tf

Regulator Help

For each module, single or AND logic connected regulatory influences are listed under the regulators tab. These regulatory influences are identified by Inferelator. Table shows name of the regulator and its type.

tf: Transcription factor

ef: Environmental factor

combiner: Combinatorial influence of a tf or an ef through logic gate. Table is sortable by clicking on the arrows next to column headers.

Motif information (de novo identified motifs for modules)

There are 2 motifs predicted.

Motif Table (2)
Motif Id e-value Consensus Motif Logo
8384 1.20e+01 GCaTCcttctCtGctcaTTGGCTa
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8385 1.70e+01 AtTccTtCAtC
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Motif Help

Transcription factor binding motifs help to elucidate regulatory mechanism. cMonkey integrates powerful de novo motif detection to identify conditionally co-regulated sets of genes. De novo predicted motifs for each module are listed in the module page as motif logo images along with associated prediction statistics (e-values). The main module page also shows the location of these motifs within the upstream sequences of the module member genes.

Motifs of interest can be broadcasted to RegPredict (currently only available for Desulfovibrio vulgaris Hildenborough) in order to compare conservation in similar species. This integrated motif prediction and comparative analysis provides an additional checkpoint for regulatory motif prediction confidence.

Motif e-value: cMonkey tries to identify two motifs per modules in the upstream sequences of the module member genes. Motif e-value is an indicative of the motif co-occurences between the members of the module.Smaller e-values are indicative of significant sequence motifs. Our experience showed that e-values smaller than 10 are generally indicative of significant motifs.

Functional Enrichment

Regulon 341 is enriched for following functions.

COG Enrichment Table

Function Name Function Type Unadjusted pvalue Benjamini& Hochberg pvalue Genes with function Method
Information storage and processing cog category 8.40e-04 1.55e-03 9/27
Transcription cog subcategory 4.60e-05 1.28e-04 7/27
Signal transduction mechanisms cog subcategory 6.78e-04 1.28e-03 5/27
Carbohydrate transport and metabolism cog subcategory 1.48e-02 2.35e-02 4/27
Functions Help

Biological networks contain sets of regulatory units called functional modules that together play a role in regulation of specific functional processes. Connections between different modules in the network can help identify regulatory relationships such as hierarchy and epistasis. In addition, associating functions with modules enables putative assignment of functions to hypothetical genes. It is therefore essential to identify functional enrichment of modules within the regulatory network.

Functional annotations from single sources are often either not available or not complete. Therefore, we integrated KEGG pathway, Gene Ontology, TIGRFam and COG information as references for functional enrichment analysis.

We use hypergeometric p-values to identify significant overlaps between co-regulated module members and genes assigned to a particular functional annotation category. P-values are corrected for multiple comparisons by using Benjamini-Hochberg correction and filtered for p-values ≤ 0.05.

Network Portal presents functional ontologies from KEGG, GO, TIGRFAM, and COG as separate tables that include function name, type, corrected and uncorrected hypergeometric p-values, and the number of genes assigned to this category out of total number of genes in the module.

Members for Module 341

There are 27 genes in Module 341

Gene Member Table (27)
Name Common name Type Gene ID Chromosome Start End Strand Description TF
RSP_0316 RSP_0316 CDS None chromosome 1 2045159 2045800 + Transcriptional regulator, LuxR family (NCBI) True
RSP_0380 RSP_0380 CDS None chromosome 1 2111633 2112187 - hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_0386 RSP_0386 CDS None chromosome 1 2119520 2119726 + Cold-shock DNA-binding domain protein (NCBI) True
RSP_0822 RSP_0822 CDS None chromosome 1 2567790 2568167 + hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1001 RSP_1001 CDS None chromosome 1 2759368 2760150 - hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1133 RSP_1133 CDS None chromosome 1 2896200 2896541 - hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1518 prrA CDS None chromosome 1 104574 105128 - PrrA (RegA), Response regulator involved in oxygen regulation of photosynthesis genes (NCBI) True
RSP_1522 RSP_1522 CDS None chromosome 1 109269 109754 + hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1550 RSP_1550 CDS None chromosome 1 141230 142060 - regulatory proteins, IclR family (NCBI) True
RSP_1678 RSP_1678 CDS None chromosome 1 267436 268155 + putative RecO protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1681 RSP_1681 CDS None chromosome 1 272514 273215 + two-component transcriptional regulator, winged helix family (NCBI) False
RSP_1682 RSP_1682 CDS None chromosome 1 273238 274956 + Two-component sensor histidine kinase (NCBI) False
RSP_1683 RSP_1683 CDS None chromosome 1 274953 275381 + putative kinase/phosphatase (NCBI) False
RSP_1684 RSP_1684 CDS None chromosome 1 275403 276311 + P-loop ATPase (NCBI) False
RSP_1685 RSP_1685 CDS None chromosome 1 276308 276706 + PTS system, IIA component (NCBI) False
RSP_1686 RSP_1686 CDS None chromosome 1 276703 276972 + Putative Phosphocarrier HPr protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1859 ppdK CDS None chromosome 1 456004 458550 + Pyruvate phosphate dikinase (NCBI) False
RSP_1871 RSP_1871 CDS None chromosome 1 469002 469637 + Transcriptional regulator, GntR family (NCBI) True
RSP_1972 RSP_1972 CDS None chromosome 1 563661 564113 - hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_1973 RSP_1973 CDS None chromosome 1 564243 564671 + Probable SufE protein (NCBI) False
RSP_2175 RSP_2175 CDS None chromosome 1 778440 779180 - ABC transporter, ATPase subunit (NCBI) False
RSP_2618 RSP_2618 CDS None chromosome 1 1257131 1257883 + Putative hemolysin (NCBI) False
RSP_2621 ctrA CDS None chromosome 1 1259527 1260240 + two component transcriptional regulator, winged helix family (NCBI) False
RSP_2762 RSP_2762 CDS None chromosome 1 1409510 1409863 - hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_2782 aqpZ CDS None chromosome 1 1430166 1430897 - aquaporin z, Major Intrinsic Protein (MIP) Family (NCBI) False
RSP_2937 RSP_2937 CDS None chromosome 1 1617588 1618280 + hypothetical protein (NCBI) False
RSP_2940 RSP_2940 CDS None chromosome 1 1619701 1620489 - hypothetical protein (NCBI) False

Genes Help

Gene member table shows all the genes included in the module. Listed attributes are;

  1. Name: Gene name or Locus tag
  2. Common Name: Gene short name
  3. Type: Type of the feature, usually CDS.
  4. Gene ID: Link to NCBI Gene ID
  5. Chromosome: Chromosome name from annotation file
  6. Start/End:Feature start and end coordinates
  7. Strand: strand of the gene
  8. Description: Description of the gene from annotation file
  9. TF: If the gene is a Transcription Factor or not.

If you are browsing the Network Portal by using Gaggle/Firegoose, firegoose plugin will capture the NameList of the gene members. Captured names can be saved into your Workspace by clicking on "Capture" in the firegoose toolbar or can be directly sent other desktop and web resources by using "Broadcast" option.

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Help

What is a module?

Regulatory units (modules) in the Network Portal are based on the network inference algorithm used. For the current version, modules are based on cMonkey modules and Inferelator regulatory influences on these modules. More specifically, module refers to set of genes that are conditionally co-regulated under subset of the conditions. Identification of modules integrates co-expression, de-novo motif identification, and other functional associations such as operon information and protein-protein interactions.

Module Overview

The landing module page shows quick summary info including co-expression profiles, de-novo identified motifs, and transcription factors and/or environmental factors as regulatory influences. It also includes module residual, motif e-values, conditions and links to other resources such as NCBI and Microbesonline. . If a transcription factor is included in the manually curated RegPrecise database, further information from RegPrecise is shown, allowing users to perform comparative analysis.

Expression Profiles

Expression profiles is a plot of the expression ratios (log10) of the module's genes, over all subset of the conditions included in the module. The X-axis represent conditions and the Y-axis represents log10 expression ratios. Each gene is plotted as line plot with different colors. Colored legend for the lines are presented under the plot. This plot is dynamic. Clicking on the gene names in the legend will show/hide the plot for that particular gene. A tooltip will show expression ratio information if you mouseover the lines in the plot.

Motif Locations

Location of the Identified motifs for the module in the upstream regions of the member genes are shown under the expression profiles plot. This plot shows the diagram of the upstream positions of the motifs, colored red and green for motifs #1, and 2, respectively. Intensity of the color is proportional to the significance of the occurence of that motif at a given location. Motifs on the forward and reverse strand are represented over and under the line respectively.

Network

A network view of the module is created using cytoscapeWeb and enables dynamic, interactive exploration of the module properties. In this view, module member genes, motifs, and regulatory influences are represented as peripheral nodes connected to core module node via edges. Module members are green circles, regulators are red triangles and motifs are blue diamonds. Selection of a node gives access to detailed information in a pop-up window, which allows dragging and pinning to compare multiple selections. Selecting module members will show information about the selected gene such as name, species and fucntions. Motif selection will show motif logo image and e-values. Bicluster selction will show expression profile and summary statistics for the module.

GeneModule member RegulatorRegulator MotifMotif

Regulators

For each module, single or AND logic connected regulatory influences are listed under the regulators tab. These regulatory influences are identified by Inferelator. Table shows name of the regulator and its type. tf: Transcription factor, ef: Environmental factor and combiner:Combinatorial influence of a tf or an ef through logic gate. Tabel is sortable by clicking on the arrows next to column headers.

Motifs

Transcription factor binding motifs help to elucidate regulatory mechanism. cMonkey integrates powerful de novo motif detection to identify conditionally co-regulated sets of genes. De novo predicted motifs for each module are listed in the module page as motif logo images along with associated prediction statistics (e-values). The main module page also shows the location of these motifs within the upstream sequences of the module member genes.

Motifs of interest can be broadcasted to RegPredict (currently only available for Desulfovibrio vulgaris Hildenborough) in order to compare conservation in similar species. This integrated motif prediction and comparative analysis provides an additional checkpoint for regulatory motif prediction confidence.

Functions

Biological networks contain sets of regulatory units called functional modules that together play a role in regulation of specific functional processes. Connections between different modules in the network can help identify regulatory relationships such as hierarchy and epistasis. In addition, associating functions with modules enables putative assignment of functions to hypothetical genes. It is therefore essential to identify functional enrichment of modules within the regulatory network.

Functional annotations from single sources are often either not available or not complete. Therefore, we integrated KEGG pathway, Gene Ontology, TIGRFam and COG information as references for functional enrichment analysis.

We use hypergeometric p-values to identify significant overlaps between co-regulated module members and genes assigned to a particular functional annotation category. P-values are corrected for multiple comparisons by using Benjamini-Hochberg correction and filtered for p-values ≤ 0.05.

Network Portal presents functional ontologies from KEGG, GO, TIGRFAM, and COG as separate tables that include function name, type, corrected and uncorrected hypergeometric p-values, and the number of genes assigned to this category out of total number of genes in the module.

Genes

Gene member table shows all the genes included in the module. Listed attributes are;

  1. Name: Gene name or Locus tag
  2. Common Name: Gene short name
  3. Type: Type of the feature, usually CDS.
  4. Gene ID: Link to NCBI Gene ID
  5. Chromosome: Chromosome name from annotation file
  6. Start/End:Feature start and end coordinates
  7. Strand: strand of the gene
  8. Description: Description of the gene from annotation file
  9. TF: If the gene is a Transcription Factor or not.

If you are browsing the Network Portal by using Gaggle/Firegoose, firegoose plugin will capture the NameList of the gene members. Captured names can be saved into your Workspace by clicking on "Capture" in the firegoose toolbar or can be directly sent other desktop and web resources by using "Broadcast" option.

Social

You can start a conversation about this module or join the existing discussion by adding your comments. In order to be able to add your comments you need to sign in by using any of the following services;Disqus, Google, Facebook or Twitter. For full compatibility with other network portal features, we recommend using your Google ID.

Definitions

Residual: is a measure of bicluster quality. Mean bicluster residual is smaller when the expression profile of the genes in the module is "tighter". So smaller residuals are usually indicative of better bicluster quality.

Expression Profile: is a preview of the expression profiles of all the genes under subset of conditions included in the module. Tighter expression profiles are usually indicative of better bicluster quality.

Motif e-value: cMonkey tries to identify two motifs per modules in the upstream sequences of the module member genes. Motif e-value is an indicative of the motif co-occurences between the members of the module.Smaller e-values are indicative of significant sequence motifs. Our experience showed that e-values smaller than 10 are generally indicative of significant motifs.

Genes: Number of genes included in the module.

Functions: We identify functional enrichment of each module by camparing to different functional categories such as KEGG, COG, GO etc. by using hypergeometric function. If the module is significantly enriched for any of the functions, this column will list few of the these functions as an overview. Full list of functions is available upon visiting the module page under the Functions tab.