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Table 1 Summary of the properties of empirical contacts that are preserved (“X” marks) or not preserved (empty cells) by the contact patterns representations investigated here

From: An infectious disease model on empirical networks of human contact: bridging the gap between dynamic network data and contact matrices

DYN HET HOM CM CMD CMB FULL
Temporal ordering of contacts       
Individual edge weights X      
Network topology X X     
Number of edges between different class pairs X X   X X  
Total contact time between different class pairs X   X X X  
Distribution of edge weights within each class pair X    X