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There's Some Edge To The Open Access Bite

While funding entities that have open access requirements have seen decent compliance rates, enforcement of such policies has usually been with a light hand.  The National Institutes of Health (NIH) … 181 more words

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Next PCAST Meeting Covers Policy Analytics

The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) will meet again next Friday, April 4, in Washington.  The public session is scheduled, per the… 173 more words

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Stanford Brings The METRICS To Research

John Ioannidis attracted some attention through a 2005 paper titled “Why Most Research Findings Are False.”  Ioannidis continued working in what is sadly just a niche – research quality assurance.  240 more words

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National Institutes Of Health Wants More From Its Psychology Research

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is changing its criteria for funding clinical trials.  Director Thomas Insel explained the decision… 247 more words

Science Policy: General