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Add your answer below. We're giving away the new PeerJ T-shirts all week for the best answers.
Open Access means free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research, and the right...

["Open Access","OAWeek","quotes"]
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Convincing undergraduate students to publish in open access or open science journals is not easy, as they don't always understand the issues involved. How do other lecturers approach this situation?

["undergraduates","publishing","open access"]
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After all, science is all about building on the findings (and mis-steps) of those that went before

["Plant Microbe Interactions"]
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Thanks to excellent instructions in this paper and open source code, I was able to get PeptideBuilder examples running on my ubuntu machine. For me, I had to change the first line in runUnitTests.sh to

#!/bin/bash
Also, as noted in the paper, I needed...

["virtual machine","open source code","reproducibility"]
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Do you see the F1000research data publications as a solution to the getting scooped issue you articulate here?

["precedence","data publications"]
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Would humans exposed to multiple periods of exposure to an ambient and inspired ppO2 of 0.4ATA and higher, have a tendency to present with a higher incidence of lung cancer than the general population? Commercial divers are regularly saturated at a ppO2 of 0.4ATA...

["hyperbaric oxygen","lung cancer","mutation frequency"]
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What are the markers used to identify endoderm derivatives in the clones?

["stem cells","genetic reprogramming","iPSC","PSC"]
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Congratulations on publishing a great paper concentrating on subject matter which is relevant and fundamental to every day veterinary practice - iatrogenic surgical pain. Some very surprising results also! Based on your use of the four different pain scoring systems,...

["Pain assessment"]
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Is there a relationship between SAR theory and rarefaction curves? I see both applied in papers as a 'tool' but the theory appears to be primarily associated with SAR. Are rarefactions simply a subset of SAR? Also, does METE apply to other forms of macroecological...

["SAR theory","rarefaction curves"]
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or were they mainly confined to North America?

["DinoJoe"]
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Besides Hadrosaurids of course... ;)

["DinoJoe"]
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As I kid I always dreamed of becoming one, like most kids probably. Most careers have their downsides once we get past the childhood fantasies. What though hadn't you expected before entering into an academic career, that turned out to be a good surprise?

["DinoJoe","paleontology","careers"]
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Isolated theropod teeth from the Kem Kem beds have been referred to Dromaeosauridae by Amiot et al. (2004) and Richter et al. (2012), yet the authors seem to have omitted to discuss this clade in the section on the theropod fauna from the Kem Kem assemblage compound...

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Interesting and helpful overview of dilution to extinction studies. I was just wondering if you were unaware of this study (Dimitriu et al 2010), or whether it did not pass all criteria to be included in the literature review. Best, Gera

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Use of Bluetooth devices to transmit data via smart phones or tablets is an inherently flawed model which could have contributed to these results. It is like saying Ford Pinto is a bad car thus ALL cars are bad. Motorola Health tried the same experiment (Bluetooth...

["Solution Design"]