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Profiling of skeletal muscle tissue for lncRNAs related to muscle metabolism in the QingYu pig at the growth inflection point

Jia Luo, Linyuan Shen, Mailin Gan, Anan Jiang, Lei Chen, Jideng Ma, Long Jin, Yihui Liu, Guoqing Tang, Yanzhi Jiang, Mingzhou Li, Xuewei Li (+2 others)
2020 Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences  
In this study, we used a growth curve model to fit the growth inflection point of QingYu pigs and compared differences in the lncRNA transcriptome of muscle both at the growth inflection point (IP) and  ...  A total of 1199 mRNAs and 62 lncRNAs were differentially expressed at the IP compared with the PP.  ...  the growth curve, QingYu pigs reached their inflection point at day 177.96. 339 QingYu pigs reached their growth inflection point earlier and have heavier body weight than 340 another Chinese native breeds  ... 
doi:10.5713/ajas.20.0429 pmid:33152219 fatcat:mgjrnzvcwzbpvp6qsh4yzhdj5u

Profiling and Functional Analysis of Long Noncoding RNAs and mRNAs during Porcine Skeletal Muscle Development

Ya Tan, Mailin Gan, Linyuan Shen, Liang Li, Yuan Fan, Ying Chen, Lei Chen, Lili Niu, Ye Zhao, Anan Jiang, Dongmei Jiang, Shunhua Zhang (+1 others)
2021 International Journal of Molecular Sciences  
Here, we investigated gene expression in Qingyu pigs at three different growth stages: the inflection point with the maximum growth rate (MGI), the inflection point of the gradually increasing stage to  ...  the rapidly increasing stage (GRI), and the inflection point of the rapidly increasing stage to the slowly increasing stage (RSI).  ...  out of an implied four total bases, also including adenine and uracil in RNA; GRI, the inflection of the gradually increasing stage to the rapidly increasing stage; MGI, the inflection point with the  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijms22020503 pmid:33419093 fatcat:62gf3xppz5a3djzgxqmtjybbai

The automation of robust interatomic-force measurements [article]

John Elie Sader
2020 arXiv   pre-print
Nature Nanotechnology 13, 1088 (2018) showed that this force conversion can be unreliable and proposed the inflection point test to identify valid and robust force data.  ...  Here, we (1) advance the theoretical framework of the inflection point test, (2) develop the required efficient algorithms for its complete automation, and (3) demonstrate the utility of this automation  ...  Support from the Australian  ... 
arXiv:2006.09537v1 fatcat:sehdec7gy5b4tda5eoi3ujwphm

Automatic retinal vessel tortuosity measurement using curvature of improved chain code

Danu Onkaew, Rashmi Turior, Bunyarit Uyyanonvara, Nishihara Akinori, Chanjira Sinthanayothin
2011 International Conference on Electrical, Control and Computer Engineering 2011 (InECCE)  
inflection point into account.  ...  In this paper, we propose the alternative method of automatic tortuosity measurement for retinal blood vessels that uses the curvature calculated from improved chain code algorithm taking the number of  ...  Having defined the curvature of a curve as in Eq. 2, inflection points of a vessel curve is defined as curvature value decrease to zero which is similar to a change in sign of the curvature for planar  ... 
doi:10.1109/inecce.2011.5953872 fatcat:4dpn76o7ancwtoxi2gli3insdu

Nonlinear mixed-effects growth models: A tutorial using 'saemix' in R

Peter Boedeker
2021 Methodology: European Journal of Research Methods for the Behavioral and Social Sciences  
Enough code is provided in-text to describe how to execute the analyses with the complete code and data provided in Supplementary Materials.  ...  These functions have parameters that specifically control the starting point, total growth, overall rate of change, and point of greatest growth.  ...  RQ2: Does Sex have an association with the total growth, rate of approach to the upper asymptote, or point of inflection of the curve found optimal in answering the first research question?  ... 
doi:10.5964/meth.7061 fatcat:js7emiqhjbbsngifrjlgh3xpgu

The intonation of mitigating politeness in Catalan

Empar Devís Herraiz, Francisco José Cantero Serena
2014 Journal of Politeness Research  
In addition, the results of the analysis reflect the extensive character of the phenomenon, which surpasses the strict limits of idiomatic code, and allows inter-linguistic analysis.  ...  Each point on the curve in the graph is a representative vowel value.  ...  of a prominence of atonics with a circumflex final inflection To an extent, the code of politeness attenuators for Spanish and Catalan are culturally shared codes.  ... 
doi:10.1515/pr-2014-0006 fatcat:ok7fe74jevfgxluud6z5rbwi2u

Contour inflections are adaptable features

J. Bell, S. Sampasivam, D. P. McGovern, A. I. Meso, F. A. A. Kingdom
2014 Journal of Vision  
Introduction In mathematics, an inflection point is the point on a curve at which the gradient of the tangent, i.e., the curvature, changes sign.  ...  In the opposite visual hemifield, the Whole adaptor is presented for 500 ms in total, presented at a random point in the 2-s sequence.  ... 
doi:10.1167/14.7.2 pmid:24893785 fatcat:qfnozab6ljfu7fq7n2xzq4z6wq

Comprehensive Analysis of lncRNAs and circRNAs Reveals the Metabolic Specialization in Oxidative and Glycolytic Skeletal Muscles

Linyuan Shen, Mailin Gan, Qianzi Tang, Guoqing Tang, Yanzhi Jiang, Mingzhou Li, Lei Chen, Lin Bai, Surong Shuai, Jinyong Wang, Xuewei Li, Kun Liao (+2 others)
2019 International Journal of Molecular Sciences  
Here, porcine oxidative and glycolytic skeletal muscles, which were at the growth curve inflection point, were sampled to survey variant global expression of lncRNAs and circRNAs using RNA-seq.  ...  A total of 4046 lncRNAs were identified, including 911 differentially expressed lncRNAs (p < 0.05).  ...  oxidative and glycolytic muscles at growth curve inflection point.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijms20122855 pmid:31212733 pmcid:PMC6627206 fatcat:btzgba72d5eohoatyybvdaejji

Ab initiocalculations of ideal tensile strength and mechanical stability in copper

M Cerny, M ob, J Pokluda, P andera
2004 Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter  
A comparison with experimental values is performed.  ...  The computed value of the stress at the inflection point obtained by means of WIEN97 code using the LDA is in a very good agreement with the previous result of 33 GPa of [4] owing to the same approximation  ...  ., the inflection point in the energy versus strain curve) at the stresses of 6.97 and 9.82 GPa, respectively, still considerably higher than the experimental result.  ... 
doi:10.1088/0953-8984/16/7/004 fatcat:tdn5zzfc2nevvjfkmqtlf6kj5u

The inflection point: a torque reference for lingual bracket positioning on the palatal surface curvature of the maxillary central incisor

Abdel Hadi Kanj, Joseph Bouserhal, Essam Osman, Ahmed Abdel Moneim El Sayed
2018 Progress in orthodontics  
to inflection point exhibited progressive increase from inflection point to last-calculated increment.  ...  The PSC torque angle values of the incisors were calculated in Excel using cubic poly-Bezier curves at 0.5-mm increments and at the inflection point of PSC.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors of this study did not receive an aid or advice from other persons. Funding The authors funded the study.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40510-018-0234-0 fatcat:padoxqg6vvcnnextbxrn4ppt3a

Research on Balanced Content of Magnesium Oxide in Roller Compacted Concrete

Changli Chen, Rongfei Chen, Peng Zhao, Dongsheng Yang
2020 Advances in Materials Science and Engineering  
of autoclave expansion changing with MgO content like normal concrete, should be determined by the MgO content corresponding to the inflection point of the curve that compressive strength of autoclaved  ...  Results showed that the balanced MgO content in RCC, which cannot be determined by the MgO content corresponding to 0.5% autoclave expansion rate of mortar specimens or the inflection point of the curve  ...  with added MgO content but not the autoclave expansion rate of 0.5% or the inflection point of the curve of autoclave expansion rate varying with added MgO content.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2020/8470426 fatcat:6tm7howoczhi7nsecx75dqotji

Inflection Point of Green Total Factor Productivity by Low-Carbon Regulation from Chinese Economics Recovery

Youqiang Ding, Yufeng Hu
2021 Sustainability  
Results suggested that GTFP has an inverted S-shaped curve with three inflection points and four development stages under the influence of low-carbon regulation.  ...  Therefore, this research advanced an effectively co-ordinate growth curve to search for the inflection point of green economics recovery.  ...  Thirdly, as we can see from Figure 2b , there are three inflection points in the inverted S-shaped growth curve of GTFP.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132212382 fatcat:vzhxececyngg7dnml4lskhmfdq

Potentiometric titration of fulvic acids from lignite, in dimethylformamide and dimethylsulphoxide media

Jose M. Andres, C. Romero, Jose M. Gavilan
1987 Talanta: The International Journal of Pure and Applied Analytical Chemistry  
Thompson and Chesters" used potentiometric titrations in DMF and obtained up to six inflections on the titration curve on different humic substances.  ...  Wright and Schnitzer' obtained a single inflection point in DMF, whereas Van Dijk" was able to differentiate between carboxylic and phenolic groups by using high frequency conductometric titrations.  ...  Table 1 . 1 End-points obtained for FA with various solvent-titrant combinations *Indicates doubtful inflection point; values in brackets are standard deviations; tobtained by acid-base titration with  ... 
doi:10.1016/0039-9140(87)80195-9 pmid:18964365 fatcat:vkadr76f4jefldrumozkcipkrq

A Novel Approach for Estimating the Final Outcome of Global Diseases Like COVID-19 [article]

Demetris T Christopoulos
2020 medRxiv   pre-print
After using methods ESE and EDE we are able to find the inflection point of the cumulative curve under consideration and study its time evolution.  ...  curve.  ...  a more detailed presentation with example codes can be found in [16] .  ... 
doi:10.1101/2020.07.03.20145672 fatcat:wlungraqrnbtxllfz7h5ypjwkq

Optimizing the reservoir operating rule curves by genetic algorithms

Fi-John Chang, Li Chen, Li-Chiu Chang
2005 Hydrological Processes  
The curves are assumed to be piecewise linear functions where the coordinates of their inflection points are the unknowns and we want to optimize system performance.  ...  Both sets of operating rule curves obtained from GAs have better performance, in terms of water release deficit and hydropower, than the current M-5 operating rule curves, while the real-coded GA is more  ...  There are three curves and each curve has 12 inflection points (12 months), so the total number of inflection points is 36.  ... 
doi:10.1002/hyp.5674 fatcat:2khepdk6qfaonfil45x747ycbm
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