Win–win data sharing in neuroscience

Journal name:
Nature Methods
Volume:
14,
Pages:
112–116
Year published:
DOI:
doi:10.1038/nmeth.4152
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Abstract

Most neuroscientists have yet to embrace a culture of data sharing. Using our decade-long experience at NeuroMorpho.Org as an example, we discuss how publicly available repositories may benefit data producers and end-users alike. We outline practical recipes for resource developers to maximize the research impact of data sharing platforms for both contributors and users.

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  1. Center for Neural Informatics, Structures, and Plasticity Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA.

    • Giorgio A Ascoli,
    • Patricia Maraver,
    • Sumit Nanda,
    • Sridevi Polavaram &
    • Rubén Armañanzas

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