Connecting the Dots between PubMed Abstracts
Figure (a) shows a path with the least stringent requirements. As the requirements become more and more stringent in (b) and (c), the story becomes longer. Figure (d) shows a significant story from both statistical and biological viewpoints. It connects one of the inflammatory cytokines IL-6 with brain injury and Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerase (PARP) deficiency or inhibition. The generated hypothesis suggests that PAR/PARP could impact signaling of IL-6 or other interleukins. This story is covered in detail in Table 4. Fig. 9 depicts the dispersion plots of the four stories derived from the clique chains of this figure.