# Enumerated type semantics for the calculus of looping sequences

RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications (2011)

- Volume: 45, Issue: 1, page 35-58
- ISSN: 0988-3754

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topBioglio, Livio. "Enumerated type semantics for the calculus of looping sequences." RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications 45.1 (2011): 35-58. <http://eudml.org/doc/222027>.

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abstract = {
The calculus of looping sequences is a formalism for describing the
evolution of biological systems by means of term rewriting rules. In
this paper we enrich this calculus with a type discipline which
preserves some biological properties depending on the minimum and
the maximum number of elements of some type requested by the present elements. The type
system enforces these properties and typed reductions guarantee that
evolution preserves them. As an example, we model the hemoglobin
structure and the equilibrium between cell death and division: typed
reductions prevent undesirable behaviors.
},

author = {Bioglio, Livio},

journal = {RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications},

keywords = {System biology; predictive modelling; CLS; type systems; system biology; CLS type systems},

language = {eng},

month = {3},

number = {1},

pages = {35-58},

publisher = {EDP Sciences},

title = {Enumerated type semantics for the calculus of looping sequences},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/222027},

volume = {45},

year = {2011},

}

TY - JOUR

AU - Bioglio, Livio

TI - Enumerated type semantics for the calculus of looping sequences

JO - RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications

DA - 2011/3//

PB - EDP Sciences

VL - 45

IS - 1

SP - 35

EP - 58

AB -
The calculus of looping sequences is a formalism for describing the
evolution of biological systems by means of term rewriting rules. In
this paper we enrich this calculus with a type discipline which
preserves some biological properties depending on the minimum and
the maximum number of elements of some type requested by the present elements. The type
system enforces these properties and typed reductions guarantee that
evolution preserves them. As an example, we model the hemoglobin
structure and the equilibrium between cell death and division: typed
reductions prevent undesirable behaviors.

LA - eng

KW - System biology; predictive modelling; CLS; type systems; system biology; CLS type systems

UR - http://eudml.org/doc/222027

ER -

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