Reference environment for the manuscript [Network link prediction by global silencing of indirect correlations](http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nbt.2601) Nat. Biotechnol. 31, 720–5 (2013)

### Overview<br><br>This is the reference environment for the manuscript ['Network link prediction by global silencing of indirect correlations'](https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nbt.2601).  It executes code to reproduce specific results described in the manuscript.   You can find more information about this research at the GitHub repository for the code(https://github.com/baruchbarzel/NatureBiotech-31-720.git).  <br><br>To find other versions of this reference environment, see Other Links below.  To learn more about reference environments, [see the detailed description here](https://uomsystemsbiology.github.io/reference-environments/).  <br><br>### Instructions for use<br><br>This version of the reference environment is a live image as a bootable read-only ISO.  To use it:<br><br>- Install a virtualization tool like [VirtualBox](https://www.virtualbox.org/), then <br>- Create a new virtual machine in the virtualization tool with a virtual CD/DVD-ROM drive<br>- Mount the ISO in the drive<br>- Boot the machine.  <br><br>This will start a virtual machine with scripts to run which reproduce results described in the manuscript.  <br><br>### Other links<br><br>[Manuscript link](https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nbt.2601)<br><br>[Project page link](https://github.com/baruchbarzel/NatureBiotech-31-720.git)<br><br>[Docker container](https://hub.docker.com/r/uomsystemsbiology/barzel2013network/)<br><br>[Vagrant-managed virtual machine](https://github.com/uomsystemsbiology/barzel2013network_reference_environment)<br><br><br>