data analysis
Free Flow
Free Flow
Jeffrey M. Perkel | Dec 1, 2015
A sampling of free software for flow cytometry data analysis
Data “Overflow” Compromising Science?
Data “Overflow” Compromising Science?
Bob Grant | Sep 25, 2015
According to a new study, the deluge of scientific literature is leaving researchers unsure of which information to trust.
Get With the Program
Get With the Program
Jeffrey M. Perkel | Aug 1, 2015
DIY tips for adding coding to your analysis arsenal
Turning Data into Discovery
Turning Data into Discovery
Vicki Chandler | Jun 1, 2015
To make the most of the current data deluge, we must reward interdisciplinary researchers who identify and apply the most appropriate analysis methods.
An Array of Options
An Array of Options
Kate Yandell | Jun 1, 2015
A guide for how and when to transition from the microarray to RNA-seq
Top 10 Innovations 2014
Top 10 Innovations 2014
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2014
The list of the year’s best new products contains both perennial winners and innovative newcomers.
White’s the Matter
White’s the Matter
Kelly Rae Chi | Nov 1, 2014
A basic guide to white matter imaging using diffusion MRI
Publishing Data
Publishing Data
Jef Akst | May 29, 2014
Nature’s publisher launches a new peer-reviewed, online-only journal that will accept descriptions of data sets.
Sharing the Wealth
Sharing the Wealth
Jef Akst | May 1, 2014
From research results to electronic health records, biomedical data are becoming increasingly accessible. How can scientists best capitalize on the information deluge?
Opinion: Latent Value in the Literature
Opinion: Latent Value in the Literature
Ramon Felciano | Apr 28, 2014
With scientific budgets eroding, the biomedical community needs to get more return from the data it has already generated.