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Detection of genomic structural variations in Guizhou indigenous pigs and the comparison with other breeds

[2017] 2587). Author Contributions Conceptualization: Xueqin Ran, Jiafu Wang. Data curation: Chang Liu, Xueqin Ran. Formal analysis: Chang Liu, Xueqin Ran. Funding acquisition: Jiafu Wang ... . Investigation: Chang Liu, Sheng Li. Methodology: Xueqin Ran, Jiafu Wang, Jianfeng Liu. Project administration: Xueqin Ran, Jiafu Wang, Jianfeng Liu. 18 / 23 Resources: Chang Liu, Xueqin Ran. Software: Chang Liu

Optically Active Plasmonic Metasurfaces based on the Hybridization of In-Plane Coupling and Out-of-Plane Coupling

Plasmonic metasurfaces have attracted much attention in recent years owing to many promising prospects of applications such as polarization switching, local electric field enhancement (FE), near-perfect absorption, sensing, slow-light devices, and nanoantennas. However, many problems in these applications, like only gigahertz switching speeds of electro-optical switches, low...

Insights into DNA substrate selection by APOBEC3G from structural, biochemical, and functional studies

. Ziegler, Chang Liu, Vinay K. Pathak, Karen S. Anderson, Yong Xiong. Data curation: Chang Liu, Mark Landau, Belete A. Desimmie, Ryan C. Burdick. Formal analysis: Samantha J. Ziegler, Chang Liu, Mark Landau ... , Olga Buzovetsky, Belete A. Desimmie, Qi Zhao, Ryan C. Burdick. Funding acquisition: Vinay K. Pathak, Karen S. Anderson, Yong Xiong. Investigation: Samantha J. Ziegler, Chang Liu, Mark Landau, Olga

Effect of long-term irrigation patterns on phosphorus forms and distribution in the brown soil zone

. Data curation: Chang Liu. Formal analysis: Chang Liu. Funding acquisition: Yulong Zhang. Investigation: Chang Liu, Xiuli Dang. Methodology: Chang Liu. Software: Chang Liu, Leilei Chen. Supervision ... : Yulong Zhang. Validation: Xiuli Dang, Melanie A. Mayes. Writing ± original draft: Chang Liu. Writing ± review & editing: Chang Liu, Yulong Zhang. 13 / 16 14 / 16 31. Ponce P, Molina A, Cepeda P, Lugo E

Understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying the effects of light intensity on flavonoid production by RNA-seq analysis in Epimedium pseudowushanense B.L.Guo

& editing: Junqian Pan, Baolin Guo, Chang Liu. 23 / 25 24 / 25 1. Stearn WT . The genus Epimedium and other Herbaceous Berberidaceae including the genus podophyllum . Portland: Timber Press; 2002 . 2. Kim B

Numerical Study of an Efficient Solar Absorber Consisting of Metal Nanoparticles

We propose and theoretically investigate an efficient solar light absorber based on a multilayer structure consisting of tungsten nanoparticle layers and SiO2 layers. According to our calculation, average absorbance over 94% is achieved in the wavelength range between 400 and 2500 nm for the proposed absorber. The excellent performance of the absorber can be attributed to the...

Macrophage colony-stimulating factor (M-CSF) is an intermediate in the process of luteinizing hormone-induced decrease in natriuretic peptide receptor 2 (NPR2) and resumption of oocyte meiosis

Luteinizing hormone (LH) regulation of the ligand, natriuretic peptide precursor type C, and its receptor, natriuretic peptide receptor 2 (NPR2), is critical for oocyte maturation; however, the mechanism is not fully understood. Macrophage colony-stimulating factor (M-CSF) has recently been shown to be involved in oocyte maturation and ovulation. In the present study we...

Feasibility and Reliability of Grain Noise Suppression in Monitoring of Highly Scattering Materials

A feasibility study on grain noise suppression using baseline subtraction is presented in this paper. Monitoring is usually done with permanently installed transducers but this is not always possible; here instead monitoring is conducted by carrying out repeat C-scans and the feasibility of grain noise suppression by subtracting A-scans extracted from the C-scans is investigated...

Fault Diagnosis of Planetary Gear Based on Fuzzy Entropy of CEEMDAN and MLP Neural Network by Using Vibration Signal

A method of planetary gear fault diagnosis based on the fuzzy entropy of complete ensemble empirical mode decomposition with adaptive noise (CEEMDAN) and multi-layer perceptron (MLP) neural network is proposed. The vibration signal is decomposed into multiple intrinsic mode functions (IMFs) by CEEMDAN, and the fuzzy entropy that combines the fuzzy function and sample entropy is...

Long-term feeding of high-fat plus high-fructose diet induces isolated impaired glucose tolerance and skeletal muscle insulin resistance in miniature pigs

During the prediabetic development, the changes in β-cell function and tissue-specific insulin resistance have been described. However, there are conflicting views in insulin secretory capacity between early clinical observation and recent proposed mathematical model. On the basis of digestive and metabolic similarities with humans, swine have great potential as an animal model...

Models, methods and tools for ancestry inference and admixture analysis

analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript. COMPLIANCE WITH ETHICS GUIDELINES The authors Kai Yuan, Ying Zhou, Xumin Ni, Yuchen Wang, Chang Liu and Shuhua Xu declare that they have no

Side impact motor vehicle crashes: driver, passenger, vehicle and crash characteristics for fatally and nonfatally-injured rear-seated adults

Background Most studies of rear-seated occupants have focused on or included pediatric occupants which may not translate to adults. This study examines passenger, driver, vehicle and crash characteristics for rear-seated adult occupants involved in side crashes. Methods The National Automotive Sampling System General Estimates System (NASS/GES) for calendar years 2011–2014 was...

Flow assignment model for quantitative analysis of diverting bulk freight from road to railway

and Ms Chunhui Hou for their valuable comments and suggestions. Author Contributions Conceptualization: Chang Liu, Boliang Lin. Data curation: Chang Liu. Formal analysis: Chang Liu, Boliang Lin ... , Jiaxi Wang. Funding acquisition: Boliang Lin. Investigation: Chang Liu, Jiaxi Wang. 20 / 22 Methodology: Chang Liu, Boliang Lin, Jiaxi Wang. Project administration: Boliang Lin. Resources: Chang Liu

Two-step deposition of Al-doped ZnO on p-GaN to form ohmic contacts

Al-doped ZnO (AZO) thin films were deposited directly on p-GaN substrates by using a two-step deposition consisting of polymer assisted deposition (PAD) and atomic layer deposition (ALD) methods. Ohmic contacts of the AZO on p-GaN have been formed. The lowest sheet resistance of the two-step prepared AZO films reached to 145 Ω/sq, and the specific contact resistance reduced to 1...

Whole plastid transcriptomes reveal abundant RNA editing sites and differential editing status in Phalaenopsis aphrodite subsp. formosana

Background RNA editing is a process of post-transcriptional level of gene regulation by nucleotide modification. Previously, the chloroplast DNA of Taiwan endemic moth orchid, P. aphrodite subsp. formosana was determined, and 44 RNA editing sites were identified from 24 plastid protein-coding transcripts of leaf tissue via RT-PCR and then conventional Sanger sequencing. However...

Two-way relaying schemes in full duplex cellular system

Recently, full duplex (FD) has been attracting great attention, due to its capability to double the spectral efficiency. In this paper, we focus on a FD wireless communication network, in which a FD base station (BS) and a half duplex (HD) mobile station (MS) exchange their information via a HD relay station (RS) within two phases. An amplify-and-forward (AF) relaying scheme and...

Effects of low-dose X-ray irradiation on activated macrophages and their possible signal pathways

Contributions Conceptualization: Jian Li, Zhen-yu Yao, Chang She, Jian Li, Qi-Rong Dong, Pei-Gen Ren. Data curation: Jian Li, Zhen-yu Yao, Chang She, Jian Li, Bin Ten, Chang Liu, Shu-bin Lin. 10 / 13 Formal ... analysis: Jian Li, Zhen-yu Yao, Chang She, Jian Li, Bin Ten, Chang Liu, Shu-bin Lin, Qi-Rong Dong, Pei-Gen Ren. Funding acquisition: Jian Li, Qi-Rong Dong, Pei-Gen Ren. Investigation: Jian Li, Zhen-yu Yao

Selective-Area Growth of Transferable InN Nanocolumns by Using Anodic Aluminum Oxide Nanotemplates

InN nanocolumn arrays were grown on c-plane sapphire with and without anodic aluminum oxide (AAO) nanotemplates. The crystalline quality of InN nanocolumns was significantly improved by selective-area growth (SAG) using AAO templates, as verified by X-ray diffraction measurements. Then, InN nanocolumns were transferred onto p-type silicon substrates after etching off the AAO...

Study on Automatic Solar Heat Insulated and Cooling Device of Car

In view of the common device for heat insulated and cooling of car, an improved new scheme which drove by solar energy is put forward. In this study, the transmission device are arranged inside the automobile, the thin-film solar is composited into the heat insulated and cooling material. Thus, the whole device can be driven by the energy from the photovoltaic conversion, which...

Ultra-narrow Band Perfect Absorber and Its Application as Plasmonic Sensor in the Visible Region

We propose and numerically investigate a perfect ultra-narrowband absorber with an absorption bandwidth of only 1.82 nm and an absorption efficiency exceeding 95% in the visible region. We demonstrate that the perfect ultra-narrowband absorption is ascribed to the coupling effect induced by localized surface plasmon resonance. The influence of structural dimensions on the optical...