Help gather data and inform­ation to recognize the role of early career researchers in peer review

September 7, 2018

Peer review is a central tenet of the evaluation of academic research. Peer reviewing manuscripts for journal publication is seen…

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MBoC to begin publishing reviewer commentary along with articles

August 29, 2018

To promote transparency in scientific research, the basic research journal of the American Society for Cell Biology, Molecular Biology of…

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A Good Bill with Bad Implications

August 21, 2018

Since 2011, Representative William Lacy Clay (D-MO) has introduced a bill in each Congress with a very noble goal: to…

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preLights: Preprint highlights for biology

July 13, 2018
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Preprints are a growing trend that is pushing the pace of dissemination of scientific information. preLights is a new service that…

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Journal of Postdoctoral Research: an avenue for postdocs to publish their science

July 28, 2017
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As scientists, we need to become good at critiquing our own and our peers’ research. Analyzing and commenting on research…

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The Ethics of Authorship in Science

August 5, 2016

The publication of original findings plays a pivotal role in the advancement of science and technology, regardless of the scientific…

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