December 2013

The reliability of scientific research

ASBMB President Jeremy Berg writes about how both empirical data and statistical analysis suggest that "the phenomenon of important studies that cannot be replicated is real" and asks readers, "(W)hat should the scientific community do?"


Year in review

Jazz composer Duke Ellington once said, “A problem is a chance for you to do your best.” In 2013, thanks to questionable decisions by lawmakers in Washington, members of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and the Public Affairs Advisory Committee were presented with massive problems and several opportunities to do our best.


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