Open science saves lives: lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic

@article{Besanon2020OpenSS,
  title={Open science saves lives: lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic},
  author={Lonni Besançon and Nathan Peiffer-Smadja and Corentin Segalas and Haiting Jiang and Paola Masuzzo and Cooper A. Smout and Eric Billy and Maxime Deforet and Cl{\'e}mence Leyrat},
  journal={BMC Medical Research Methodology},
  year={2020},
  volume={21}
}
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… 

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