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  title={Ten simple rules for structuring papers},
  author={Brett D. Mensh and Konrad Paul Kording},
  journal={PLoS Computational Biology},
Good scientific writing is essential to career development and to the progress of science. [] Key Method CC-BY-NC 4.0 International license peer-reviewed) is the author/funder. It is made available under a The copyright holder for this preprint (which was not . http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/088278 doi: bioRxiv preprint first posted online Nov. 28, 2016;

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