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Scientists need data visualization training

Nature Biotechnology volume 35, pages 990991 (2017) | Download Citation

Data visualization skills greatly affect research quality and the publications that are vital to an academic career.

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  1. Mohamed Elgendi is in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of British Columbia and BC Children's & Women's Hospital, Vancouver, Canada.

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