# A computational procedure for identifying master regulator candidates: a case study on diabetes progression in Goto-Kakizaki rats

- Guanying Piao
^{1, 2}Email author,### Affiliated with

- Shigeru Saito
^{3, 4}Email author,### Affiliated with

- Yidan Sun
^{5, 2},### Affiliated with

- Zhi-Ping Liu
^{2, 6},### Affiliated with

- Yong Wang
^{6},### Affiliated with

- Xiao Han
^{5},### Affiliated with

- Jiarui Wu
^{1, 2}Email author,### Affiliated with

- Huarong Zhou
^{2}Email author,### Affiliated with

- Luonan Chen
^{2, 3}Email author and### Affiliated with

- Katsuhisa Horimoto
^{3}Email author### Affiliated with

**6(Suppl 1)**:S2

**DOI: **10.1186/1752-0509-6-S1-S2

© Piao et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2012

**Published: **16 July 2012