Unavailability of online supplementary scientific information from articles published in major journals

  title={Unavailability of online supplementary scientific information from articles published in major journals},
  author={Evangelos Evangelou and Thomas A. Trikalinos and John P. A. Ioannidis},
  journal={The FASEB Journal},
  pages={1943 - 1944}
Printed articles increasingly rely on online supplements to store critical scientific information, but such data may eventually become unavailable. We checked the current availability of online supplementary scientific information published in six top‐cited scientific journals (Science, Nature, Cell, New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA). Here we show that in 4.7% and 9.6% of articles with online supplementary material, some of the… 
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