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PLOS Launches Research-on-Research Section to Increase Transparency

The open-access scientific journal PLOS Biology has launched a section dedicated to research on research. The new section will analyze how research is designed, executed, communicated and evaluated. With this initiative, PLOS aims to regain public confidence in the scientific method after too many cases of irreproducible research. According to several meta-research articles, US$200 billion are spent […]