Researcher’s Perceptions on Publishing “Negative” Results and Open Access

« Scientific advance is based on reproducibility, corroboration, and availability of research results. However, large numbers of experimental results that contradict previous work do not get published and many research results are not freely available as they are hidden behind paywalls. As part of COST Action “DARTER”, a network of researchers in the field of RNA therapeutics, we have performed a small survey among our members and their colleagues to assess their opinion on the subject of publishing contradictory or ambiguous results and their attitude t                                                                                                                                                                                 o open access (OA) publishing. (…) »

Source > liebertpub.com, Lucía Echevarría, Alberto Malerba, Virginia Arechavala-Gomeza, 27 juillet 2020