irreproducible irreproducible

Definition(s):

  • (adj) impossible to reproduce or duplicate

News

  1. Raw Data: How Widespread is the Problem of Irreproducible Results?

    Last week in the first installment of “Raw Data,” my new monthly column for the New York Times, I reflected on what has become known in science as the problem of irreproducible results. The fear that the corpus of scientific knowledge is becoming polluted with questionable findings -- experiments that cannot be replicated by other laboratories -- has become so great that the journal Nature has ...
    on January 30, 2014     Source: Discover

  2. NIH Seeks Reproducibility

    NIH is taking small steps to address the "complex" problem of irreproducible results. Full-text access for registered users only. Existing users login here . New to GenomeWeb?
    on January 28, 2014     Source: GenomeWeb News

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