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You're asking for a short answer to an entire field of research. You won't get a comprehensive one that fits in a SE answer. Generally, yes the genes/their products (which are often treated as the same thing in these abstracted models) are the nodes; the causal relationships between them are coded in (typically weighted, directed, bidirectional) edges. In ...


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There is no ‘standard’ colour scheme for amino acids in the sense of one recommended by a standards or professional organization for biochemists. There are several schemes used in practice — either by software applications or individuals — based on two main criteria: The properties of the amino acid the colours are intended to indicate The colour choice of ...


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Lactate production is a direct measurement of fatigue, also described as tiredness. You may want to consider ATP Synthase production and the results as they relate to temperature and oxygen.


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Most of the sleep-deprivation studies I've seen measure cognitive impairment as a way of quantifying sleepiness, similar to some of the metrics taken in drug and alcohol intoxication studies. Here's a recent proof-of-concept study using a phone app designed to measure things like simple attention, arithmetic ability, episodic memory, working memory, and ...


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