[R] off topic: sharing of software in the life sciences
rdiaz at cnio.es
Fri Feb 14 10:48:53 CET 2003
This might be of interest to some people in these lists.
The latest issue of Science (vol 299, 14 Febr. 2003), on p. 990, mentions a
recent report from the National Academy of Sciences that deals with some
guidelines for the sharing of data and research materials in the life
sciences. The NAS report can be accessed from
and the most relevant pages, regarding making code available, are pp. 20-23
and p. 27.
Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas (CNIO)
(Spanish National Cancer Center)
Melchor Fernández Almagro, 3
28029 Madrid (Spain)
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