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Estimation statistics should replace significance testing

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  1. Program in Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore.

    • Adam Claridge-Chang
  2. Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology, Singapore.

    • Adam Claridge-Chang
  3. Department of Physiology, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

    • Adam Claridge-Chang
  4. Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore.

    • Pryseley N Assam
  5. Centre for Quantitative Medicine, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore.

    • Pryseley N Assam

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