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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Cytoscape and what they use it for.
  • Any advice on a community detection algorithm?
    Both Cytoscape and Gephi are options that you can try on Windows; both can run some classic community detection algorithms and can be extended with plugins. Personally, I'd recommend you to use igraph, which can be run as an R or python libraries. Then, about the specific algorithm, I have no experience on amino acid communities, but I would approach the issue thinking the properties that you would like to... - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Lost interactive graph (as in nodes + edges) editing tool
    Two common GUI tools for analysis and editing of graph data are Gephi and Cytoscape. An older alternative starting with a P is Pajek, but I've never used it. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • Gephi – The Open Graph Viz Platform
    I've been thinking that Gephi is getting long in the tooth. Has anybody tried Cytoscape? ( (DNS is SERVFAILing at the moment.) I use it for a combination of "no K" clustering (general exploration) and what's referred to in threat intelligence by the term of art "pivoting". - Source: Hacker News / 12 months ago
  • [OC] Twitter network of US congress-people. 522 individuals, >45k directed edges.
    The formatting stuff was all in Cytoscape, which is a pretty sick program for graph stuff. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Best software for making figures and diagrams?
    Protein interaction networks: Cytoscape. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Free, easy online node-graph generator?
    Have you had a look at Cytoscape? I think this could work for what you're doing. It has a lot of layout options - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • I built an interactive map for self-teaching online. It's like a skill tree for learning
    Also if you don't need to embed it in a webpage you can just use cytoscape. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Tool for creating graphs with using graphical user interface?
    What about this one? - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Cytoscape vs PathVisio: what is the differences?
    Hi! I'm looking for software that can map biological pathways and from several posts I found on ReasearchGate and Biostars, it seems like Cytoscape and PathVisio are the major players here. So I want to know what is the differences and which might be better for my need. PathVisio claimed that these are very different programs and it also mentioned that "PathVisio sees pathways as drawings, not as graphs. This... - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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