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Table 2 Characteristics of CellNetVis, Cerebral, CerebralWeb, and Mosaic

From: CellNetVis: a web tool for visualization of biological networks using force-directed layout constrained by cellular components

  Cerebral CerebralWeb Mosaic CellNetVis
Network layout updates while interacting     ×
Plots the network over a full cell diagram    × ×
Web-based system   ×   ×
Clutter relief by edge-bundling ×    ×
Movable cellular partitions     ×
Highlight possible CCs of selected node     ×
Supports large networks × ×   ×
Accepts pre-annotated cellular localization × ×   ×
Shareable visualization through URL     ×
Downloads nodes’ unique CC from InnateDB   ×   ×
Shows quantity of nodes that are in each CC     ×
Cytoscape independent   ×   ×
Online-database independent × ×   ×
Ready for use (non-programming dependent) ×   × ×
Open-source and freely available × × × ×