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The predicted coiled-coil domain of ATRIP is essential for ATRIP oligomerization, stable ATR binding, and accumulation of ATRIP at DNA lesions. These results indicate that oxyhemoglobin desaturation and hypercapnia may be associated with one of the mechanisms of the impaired swallowing function in patients with OSAS. Hence, a node deployment algorithm based on connected dominating set (CDS) is proposed. This paper describes a novel and generic event detection algorithm applicable to signals from tri-axial accelerometers placed on the foot, ankle, shank or waist. Preparative high-performance liquid chromatographic separation of proteins with HyperD ion-exchange supports. The presence of virus particles and specific neutralizing antibody in tear specimens correlated with the serological findings.