Study Challenges CRISPR Method for Making Conditional Knockout Mice
Study Challenges CRISPR Method for Making Conditional Knockout Mice
Researchers from 17 labs report low efficacy rates for the popular technique.
Study Challenges CRISPR Method for Making Conditional Knockout Mice
Study Challenges CRISPR Method for Making Conditional Knockout Mice

Researchers from 17 labs report low efficacy rates for the popular technique.

Researchers from 17 labs report low efficacy rates for the popular technique.

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All <em>PLOS</em> Submissions to Appear on <em>bioRxiv</em>
All PLOS Submissions to Appear on bioRxiv
Kerry Grens | Feb 9, 2018
Papers sent to PLOS journals will be automatically uploaded to the preprint server before acceptance.
A Turbulent Year in the Publishing World
A Turbulent Year in the Publishing World
Diana Kwon | Dec 15, 2017
In 2017, scientists, regulators, and publishers clashed in a series of lawsuits, boycotts, mass resignations, and more.
Do Preprints Require More Rigorous Screening?
Do Preprints Require More Rigorous Screening?
Diana Kwon | Aug 1, 2017
Two manuscripts published without methods point to the importance of community policing on preprint archives.
Opinion: The Frustrating Process of Manuscript Submission
Opinion: The Frustrating Process of Manuscript Submission
Tim Birkhead, Robert Montgomerie | May 10, 2017
We suggest a centralized facility for submitting to journals—one that would benefit scientists and not only publishers.
Image of the Day: Works In Progress
Image of the Day: Works In Progress
The Scientist Staff | Apr 4, 2017
An NIH survey of 351 individuals in the research community has shown that many are supportive of interim research products like preprints.
NIH: Grant Applicants Can Cite Preprints
NIH: Grant Applicants Can Cite Preprints
Tracy Vence | Mar 27, 2017
In an agency first, the National Institutes of Health provides guidance on citing certain non-peer-reviewed publications in agency proposals and reports.
Funders Back Centralized Bio Preprint Server
Funders Back Centralized Bio Preprint Server
Bob Grant | Feb 13, 2017
Major research funding agencies lend their support to an ASAPbio-led effort to streamline the banking of non–peer-reviewed manuscripts in the life sciences.
Scientists Buck Opposition to Preprints in NIH Grant Applications
Scientists Buck Opposition to Preprints in NIH Grant Applications
Joshua A. Krisch | Jan 19, 2017
As ASAPbio and individual life scientists respond to FASEB’s statement against the inclusion of preprints in NIH grant applications, more than 600 researchers sign a petition in support of citing these non peer-reviewed works in such proposals.
Journals Seek Out Preprints
Journals Seek Out Preprints
Tracy Vence | Jan 18, 2017
With its recruitment of dedicated “preprint editors,” PLOS Genetics makes official the practice of soliciting non-peer–reviewed manuscripts posted online.