By Julia Hoeng, Manuel C. Peitsch
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This is depended on, among other things, to what detail the metabolism of the particular organism has been unraveled and the degree to which the network has been curated. About 70 % of the total number of reactions that the five human pathway databases had combined could only be found in one of the databases. There are various explanations for the lack of consensus between databases and difference in the breadth and depth, which we will discuss throughout this chapter. One important explanation to keep in mind is that curators may have interpreted the literature differently .
Crit Rev Toxicol 36:781–792 Cohen SM, Boobis AR, Meek ME et al (2006) 4-Aminobiphenyl and DNA reactivity: case study within the context of the 2006 IPCS Human Relevance Framework for Analysis of a cancer mode of action for humans. Crit Rev Toxicol 36:803–819 Dellarco VL, McGregor D, Berry SC et al (2006) Thiazopyr and thyroid disruption: case study within the context of the 2006 IPCS Human Relevance Framework for analysis of a cancer mode of action. Crit Rev Toxicol 36:793–801 Boobis AR, Doe JE, Heinrich-Hirsch B et al (2008) IPCS framework for analyzing the relevance of a noncancer mode of action for humans.
They also found that, despite the extensive rewiring of interactions and the evolutionary distance between the two yeast species, both networks retained conserved features and displayed similar levels of functional cross talk between equivalent biological processes. Approaches of this type may be useful in examining cross-species conservation of the complex pathways that underlay AOPs. 20 7 Edward Perkins et al. Practical Risk/Regulatory Applications The AOP framework evolved from efforts to relate biomarker and QSAR results to apical effects in order to support regulatory applications.