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Gene expression is the fundamental level at which the result of various genetic and regulatory programs are observable. The measurement of transcriptome-wide gene expression has convincingly switched from microarrays to sequencing in a matter of years. RNA sequencing...

["Bioinformatics","Computational Biology","Genomics","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27283v1
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Machine learning is a field of study that uses computational and statistical techniques to enable computers to learn. When machine learning is applied, it functions as an instrument that can solve problems or expand knowledge about the surrounding world. Increasingly,...

["Artificial Intelligence","Computer Vision","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science","Multimedia"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27280v1
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Statistical inference often fails to replicate. One reason is that many results may be selected for drawing inference because some threshold of a statistic like the P-value was crossed, leading to biased effect sizes. Nonetheless, considerable non-replication is...

["Science and Medical Education","Science Policy","Statistics","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26857v3
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In this article we consider a certain sub class of Integer Equal Flow problem, which are known NP hard. Currently there exist no direct solutions for the same. It is a common problem in various inventory management systems. Here we discuss a local minima solution...

["Data Science","Optimization Theory and Computation","Theory and Formal Methods"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27264v1
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According to predictions bases on a climate-driven large-scale model the areas surrounding Lake Léman and, to some extent, the Swiss Plateau are suitable for the spread of Ae. albopictus North of the Alps, while other areas in Switzerland (e.g., the city of Zürich)...

["Computer Networks and Communications","Data Science","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27251v1
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This paper focuses on the recognition of Activities of Daily Living (ADL) applying pattern recognition techniques to the data acquired by the accelerometer available in the mobile devices. The recognition of ADL is composed by several stages, including data acquisition,...

["Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Artificial Intelligence","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science","Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27225v1
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DataBases (DB) are a widespread source of data, useful for many applications in different scientific fields. The present contribution describes an automatic procedure to access, download and store open access data from different sources, to be processed in a GIS...

["Data Science","Databases","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems","Programming Languages"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27227v1
28 downloads
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This submission reports on the continuing efforts by OSGeo activists within the annual General Assembly gatherings of the European Geoscience Union (EGU). Starting as improvided splinter events, the format soon emerged both into dedicated topical sessions for Open...

["Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27220v1
75 downloads
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Reproducibility is a fundamental pillar in science but it has recently been described as hard and challenging to achieve, as stated in numerous editorials and papers, some of which alert on a “reproducibility crisis”. In this article we outline 1/ the approach...

["Data Science","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27216v1
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EnviDat is the institutional research data portal of the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape WSL. The portal is designed to provide solutions for efficient, unified and managed access to the WSL’s comprehensive reservoir of monitoring and research...

["Data Science","Digital Libraries"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27211v1
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In a previous report, we explored the serverless OpenHealth approach to the Web as a Global Compute space. That approach relies on the modern browser full stack, and, in particular, its configuration for application assembly by code injection. The opportunity,...

["Bioinformatics","Epidemiology","Public Health","Computational Science","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27209v1
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This article presents the development and application to a set of French urban agglomerations of a method for Local Climate Zones (LCZ) attribution using the open-source language R. The LCZs classify the urban fabric at high spatial scale (such as a block of houses)...

["Data Science","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27208v1
45 downloads
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The pig is a well studied model animal of biomedical and agricultural importance. Genes of this species, Sus scrofa, are known from experiments and predictions, and collected at the NCBI Reference Sequence database section. Gene reconstruction from transcribed...

["Agricultural Science","Bioinformatics","Genomics","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27191v1
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This paper presents part of the European FEDER Project TCVPYR, which aims to promote tourism in the French Pyrenees region by leveraging elements of its cultural heritage. The TCVPYR is a multidisciplinary project involving scientists from various domains, including:...

["Data Science","Databases","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27189v1
8,107 downloads
13,001 views

Spreadsheets are widely used software tools for data entry, storage, analysis, and visualization. Focusing on the data entry and storage aspects, this paper offers practical recommendations for organizing spreadsheet data to reduce errors and ease later analyses....

["Computational Biology","Science and Medical Education","Statistics","Computational Science","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.3183v2
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