In: Tools and Resources

How to organize data in a spreadsheet?
December 18, 2020

Spreadsheets are widely used as a digital tool to capture, organize, process and archive information. However, to organize the information provided…

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Successful adaption of the EQIPD Quality System to specific research needs
December 18, 2020

The EQIPD Quality System is the result of a collaborative effort between several people and organizations, yet it cannot address all…

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Ten simple rules on how to write a standard operating procedure
October 8, 2020

The long-term accessibility of research data is fundamental in the economy of the research production process. However, the availability of data…

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EQIPD: PAASP’s contribution to the new Quality System for preclinical research
October 8, 2020

EQIPD (European Quality In Preclinical Data) is a project that was funded by the Innovative Medicine Initiative with the vision to enable a…

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Signing digitally with Microsoft
August 17, 2020

A. Background & Definitions Microsoft Office (incl. Word, Excel and PowerPoint) offers the possibility to create a digital signature (digital ID) as…

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R script BestDose
August 17, 2020

library(scales)library(ggplot2) ## sample sizen1 <- 8n2 <- 16n3 <- 32n4 <- 64 ## iterations m <- 500yfig <- vector()xfig <- vector()facetfig…

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Risk‐of‐bias VISualization (robvis): An R package and Shiny web app for visualizing risk‐of‐bias assessments
August 17, 2020

There is currently no generic tool for producing figures to display and explore the risk‐of‐bias assessments that routinely take place as…

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Octopus: The primary research record
May 28, 2020

Created in partnership with the UK Reproducibility Network, the Octopus platform is free to use and publishes all kinds of scientific…

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Using Microsoft OneNote as an ELN
May 28, 2020

Electronic research data documentation can be achieved with either comprehensive software applications or “do-it-yourself” solutions. Whereas the first is often quite…

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Sample Size Matters – An App Exploring Sample Size and Power
March 31, 2020

Problems with statistical analysis and data visualization in published papers (REF1, REF2, REF3, REF4) have led to calls to improve training for biomedical scientists….

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