BEL Commons is developed and maintained in an academic capacity by Charles Tapley Hoyt and Daniel Domingo-Fernández at the Fraunhofer SCAI Department of Bioinformatics. It is built on top of the open source project, PyBEL. Please feel free to contact us here to give us feedback or report any issues.
If you use BEL Commons, please cite us:
A list of messages and help with feedback from the parser and validator
A list of transformation functions available for use in the Query Builder
A glossary of the formats in which BEL networks can be downloaded as well as links to resources and software applications that handle each
A quick introduction to some of the features in BEL Commons
A tutorial for finding experiments on the Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) and performing differential gene expression experiments that can be used with the heat diffusion workflow.
A tutorial for using BEL Commons to contextualize differential gene expression data and determine which biological processes are dysregulated.
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