Five Selfish Reasons to Work Reproducibly. Markowetz, F. Genome Biology, 16(1):274+, December, 2015.
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And so, my fellow scientists: ask not what you can do for reproducibility; ask what reproducibility can do for you! Here, I present five reasons why working reproducibly pays off in the long run and is in the self-interest of every ambitious, career-oriented scientist. [Excerpt] [::Reproducibility: what's in it for me?] In this article, I present five reasons why working reproducibly pays off in the long run and is in the self-interest of every ambitious, career-oriented scientist. [::] Reason number 1: reproducibility helps to avoid disaster [...] [::] Reason number 2: reproducibility makes it easier to write papers [...] [::] Reason number 3: reproducibility helps reviewers see it your way [...] [::] Reason number 4: reproducibility enables continuity of your work [...] [::] Reason number 5: reproducibility helps to build your reputation [...]
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  title = {Five Selfish Reasons to Work Reproducibly},
  author = {Markowetz, Florian},
  year = {2015},
  month = dec,
  volume = {16},
  pages = {274+},
  issn = {1474-760X},
  doi = {10.1186/s13059-015-0850-7},
  abstract = {And so, my fellow scientists: ask not what you can do for reproducibility; ask what reproducibility can do for you! Here, I present five reasons why working reproducibly pays off in the long run and is in the self-interest of every ambitious, career-oriented scientist.

[Excerpt] [::Reproducibility: what's in it for me?]

In this article, I present five reasons why working reproducibly pays off in the long run and is in the self-interest of every ambitious, career-oriented scientist.

[::] Reason number 1: reproducibility helps to avoid disaster [...]

[::] Reason number 2: reproducibility makes it easier to write papers [...]

[::] Reason number 3: reproducibility helps reviewers see it your way [...]

[::] Reason number 4: reproducibility enables continuity of your work [...]

[::] Reason number 5: reproducibility helps to build your reputation [...]},
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