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Björn Brembs
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Neuroscientist at Uni. Regensburg
Neuroscientist at Uni. Regensburg

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It's almost too simple: How publishers keep fooling academics

Time and time again, academic publishers have managed to create the impression that publishing incurs a lot of costs which justify the outrageous prices they charge, be that US$11M pa for an Elsevier Big Deal subscription or an article processing charge…
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Providing recommendations for Plan S implementation #openaccess #oa #plans #plan_i

Since cOAlition S is asking for recommendations from the community for the implementation of their Plan S, I have also chipped in. In their feedback form, they ask two questions, to which I have answered with the replies below. With more than 700 such…
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cOAlition S is requesting feedback
cOAlition S is requesting feedback
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Over the last ten years, scientific funding agencies across the globe have implemented policies which force their grant recipients to behave in a compliant way. For instance, the NIH OA policy mandates that research articles describing research they…
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Mit wachsendem Erfolg der Populisten werden auch antiwissenschaftliche Strömungen immer stärker. Doch wir nehmen den Wissenschaftsgegnern nicht den Wind aus den Segeln, sondern liefern ihnen mit überzogenem Wettbewerbsbewusstsein und mangelnder Offenheit…
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This year we have two posters at the SfN meeting in sunny San Diego, Ca. The first poster is on Sunday morning, Nov. 4, poster number 152.09, board QQ7, entitled “Neurobiological mechanisms of spontaneous behavior and operant feedback in Drosophila“. For…
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In humans, variants of the Forkhead Box P2 (FOXP2) gene can cause severe speech and language disorders (verbal dyspraxia). The FoxP2 gene sequence is highly conserved in vertebrates and orthologs of the FoxP gene family exist in all bilaterians.…
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Actions are followed by consequences, and each of these consequences has a subjective value. The value assigned to these consequences shape our future actions in what is often called “learning by doing”. But how is value conferred in the brain? Biogenic…
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On the occasion of the first “BigDataDay” at our university, I have summarized on the below poster our two main efforts to automate the publication of our tiny raw data. On the left is our project automating Buridan data deposition at FigShare using the…
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Poster on the occasion of the first “BigDataDay” of the University of Regensburg. Two projects for automating open reserach data deposition are described.
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