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Table 1 Summary of relative method performances.

From: A reexamination of information theory-based methods for DNA-binding site identification

   Random background Genomic background
Method Type Equiprobable Skewed Equiprobable Skewed Reference
R i NW ++++ ++ ++++ ++++ [23]
I seq NW ++++ ++++ ++++ +++ [25]
R sequence · BvH
R' sequence
W ++ + ++ +++ [27, 28]
RE · BvH
RE'
W ++ +++ ++ ++ This work
FitomHI W ++ + ++ ++ This work
  1. Summary of relative method performance on the search problem against different backgrounds. Increasing numbers of + signs symbolize higher accuracy. W stands for weighted and NW for non-weighted method.