Open Science Saves Lives: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

  title={Open Science Saves Lives: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic},
  author={Lonni Besançon and N. Peiffer-Smadja and Corentin Segalas and Haiting Jiang and Paola Masuzzo and Cooper Smout and Eric Billy and Maxime Deforet and C. Leyrat},
  • Lonni Besançon, N. Peiffer-Smadja, +6 authors C. Leyrat
  • Published 2020
  • Biology, Political Science
  • bioRxiv
  • In the last decade Open Science principles have been successfully advocated for and are being slowly adopted in different research communities. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic many publishers and researchers have sped up their adoption of Open Science practices, sometimes embracing them fully and sometimes partially or in a sub-optimal manner. In this article, we express concerns about the violation of some of the Open Science principles and its potential impact on the quality of research… CONTINUE READING
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