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Documented fatalities of bats at wind turbines have raised serious concerns about the future impacts of increased wind power development on populations of migratory bat species. However, for most bat species we have no knowledge of the size of populations and their...

["Biodiversity","Conservation Biology","Evolutionary Studies","Genetics","Zoology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.983
16 downloads
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Viruses of microbes impact all ecosystems where microbes drive key energy and substrate transformations including the oceans, humans and industrial fermenters. However, despite this recognized importance, our understanding of viral diversity and impacts remains...

["Bioinformatics","Genomics","Microbiology","Virology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.985
18 downloads
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Maintaining high levels of physical function is an important aspect of successful ageing. While muscle mass and strength contribute to functional performance in older adults, little is known about the possible genetic basis for the heterogeneity of physical function...

["Genetics","Genomics","Geriatrics","Kinesiology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.980
9 downloads
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Objective. This study aimed to investigate the chemosensitive augmentation effect and mechanism of HDAC inhibitor Vorinostat (SAHA) in combination with arsenic trioxide (ATO) on proliferation and apoptosis of K562 cells.Methods. The CCK-8 assay was used to compare...

["Cell Biology","Hematology","Oncology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.962
13 downloads
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The Asian citrus psyllid (ACP), Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae), vector of citrus greening disease pathogen, Huanglongbing (HLB), is considered the most serious pest of citrus in the world. Prior molecular based studies have hypothesized a link...

["Entomology","Taxonomy"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.946
33 downloads
132 views

Steganography is the art and science of concealing information in such a way that only the sender and intended recipient of a message should be aware of its presence. Digital steganography has been used in the past on a variety of media including executable files,...

["Security and Privacy"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.7
18 downloads
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Tandem repeat sequences have been found in great numbers in proteins that are conserved in a wide range of living species. In order to reconstruct the evolutionary history of such sequences, it is necessary to develop algorithms and methods that can work with highly...

["Bioinformatics","Computational Biology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.6
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This paper describes an interactive audio-visual musical installation, namely MOTUS, that aims at being deployed using low-cost hardware and software. This was achieved by writing the software as a web application and using only hardware pieces that are built-in...

["Human\u2013Computer Interaction","Multimedia"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.5
196 downloads
290 views

In the massive online worlds of social media, users frequently rely on organizing themselves around specific topics of interest to find and engage with like-minded people. However, navigating these massive worlds and finding topics of specific interest often proves...

["Network Science and Online Social Networks","Visual Analytics"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.4
39 downloads
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The growing number of genotyped populations, the advent of high-throughput phenotyping techniques and the development of GWAS analysis software has rapidly accelerated the number of GWAS experimental results. Candidate gene discovery from these results files is...

["Bioinformatics","Computational Biology","Visual Analytics"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.3
52 downloads
596 views

We extend the existing enumeration of neck tie-knots to include tie-knots with a textured front, tied with the narrow end of a tie. These tie-knots have gained popularity in recent years, based on reconstructions of a costume detail from The Matrix Reloaded, and...

["Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Computational Linguistics","Theory and Formal Methods"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.2
75 downloads
404 views

Reproducibility and reusability of research results is an important concern in scientific communication and science policy. A foundational element of reproducibility and reusability is the open and persistently available presentation of research data. However,...

["Human\u2013Computer Interaction","Data Science","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.1
59 downloads
404 views

The coevolutionary relationships between brood parasites and their hosts are often studied by examining the egg rejection behaviour of host species using artificial eggs. However, the traditional methods for producing artificial eggs out of plasticine, plastic,...

["Animal Behaviour","Ecology","Zoology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.965
233 downloads
663 views

A “mega-journal” is a new type of scientific journal that publishes freely accessible articles, which have been peer reviewed for scientific trustworthiness, but leaves it to the readers to decide which articles are of interest and importance to them. In the wake...

["Science and Medical Education","Science Policy"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.981
26 downloads
65 views

The objective of this study was to relate earthworm assemblage structure with three different soil use intensities, and to indentify the physical, chemical, and microbiological soil variables that are associated to the observed differences. Three soil uses were...

["Agricultural Science","Ecology","Ecosystem Science","Environmental Sciences"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.979

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