Recent updates from the German Reproducibility Network

ScreenIT reports on COVID-19 preprints now available through Sciety

ScreenIT reports on COVID-19 preprints are now available through Sciety, a free platform that allows readers to quickly find and examine peer review reports on bioRxiv and medRxiv preprints. ScreenIT is a collection of automated tools that screen preprints for common problems that affect transparency and reproducibility (e.g. reporting of blinding and randomization, power calculations, protocol pre-registration, limitations sections, etc.). Learn more about how you can use Sciety to access ScreenIT reports, as well as peer reviews of COVID-19 preprints here

GRN got interviewed by the Sueddeutsche Zeitung

Jan Schwenkenbecher from the Sueddeutsche Zeitung has featured the GRN and reported on its goals as well as the background history of Open Science movement. Read the article (in German)

Launch of German Reproducibility Network

It's official: The German Reproducibility Network is now picking up traction. We're starting with eight founding institutions, and are looking to expand over the coming months. Please read on for our full press release.

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