replication
Online Platform Aims to Facilitate Replication Studies
Online Platform Aims to Facilitate Replication Studies
Dalmeet Singh Chawla | Apr 7, 2017
A volunteer-run database called StudySwap, which launched in beta last month, is starting to gain momentum.  
Scientists Can’t Replicate Gene-Editing Method
Scientists Can’t Replicate Gene-Editing Method
Kerry Grens | Nov 21, 2016
Even with the original authors’ vector, the NgAgo technique doesn’t work in others’ hands.
TS Picks: March 16, 2016
TS Picks: March 16, 2016
Kerry Grens | Mar 16, 2016
Corrections give belated credit for immunotherapy; mosquitoes have been bugging us long before Zika; the bright side of irreproducibility 
Reproducibility Crisis Not So Bad?
Reproducibility Crisis Not So Bad?
Kerry Grens | Mar 7, 2016
Two studies temper the dismal assessment of psychology and economics researchers’ abilities to replicate one another’s experiments.
Study: Transparency Lacking in Biomedical Literature
Study: Transparency Lacking in Biomedical Literature
Anna Azvolinsky | Jan 4, 2016
Few authors make their full data available and most published papers do not clearly state funding sources and conflicts of interest.
Gambling on Reproducibility
Gambling on Reproducibility
Bob Grant | Nov 10, 2015
New research finds that observers placing bets in a stock exchange–like environment are pretty good at predicting the replicability of psychology studies.
STAP Author Can’t Replicate Results
STAP Author Can’t Replicate Results
Kerry Grens | Dec 22, 2014
RIKEN’s Haruko Obokata fails to replicate stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency.
The Rules of Replication
The Rules of Replication
Kerry Grens | Nov 1, 2014
Should there be standard protocols for how researchers attempt to reproduce the work of others?
Fact or Artifact?
Fact or Artifact?
Jef Akst | Oct 29, 2014
A study documenting the ubiquity of DNA contamination calls into question a recent paper on food-derived nucleic acids in the human bloodstream.
Nature Announces Reproducibility Initiative
Nature Announces Reproducibility Initiative
Kate Yandell | Apr 25, 2013
The journal is sharpening its review of life science papers and giving authors additional space to document more detailed methods.