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Fig. 3

From: The organization of domains in proteins obeys Menzerath-Altmann’s law of language

Fig. 3

Patterns of decreasing returns in proteomes of Kingdoms and Superkingdoms. a Slope b vs. intercept L 1 plot. Slope and coefficients of determination (R2) values for correlations in organismal groups are shown for each fitted line. Most fungi exhibited the largest L 1 intercepts were largest for most fungi and smallest for a substantial number of plants and metazoans. Most metazoans exhibited the steepest b slopes and most plants and protists the shallowest. b Total number of domains vs. intercept L 1 plot. The total number of domains is the total count of protein domains in proteome analyzed. Dashed trend lines described non-significant fits (p > 0.05)

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