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Catalyst panel discussion on irreproducibility in preclinical studies.

Ida Sim, MD, co-director of CTSI Informatics and Research Innovation.

Panel on how to leverage UCSF and national Clinical & Translational Sciences Awards (CTSA) to transform research.


BioMed2.0 Blog

BioMed 2.0

August 18, 2016
RNS SEO 2015 header Research networking systems (RNS) like Vivo, Profiles, and Pure are often sometimes undiscoverable by real users because of poor search engine optimization (SEO). Last year, we released RNS SEO 2015, the first-ever report describing... Read more
September 21, 2015
The UCSF Profiles team recently did a deep dive into what factors are most predictive of the popularity of a given profile page. We did a regression analysis of 14 different factors, added in our own experience with the site, and ended up with 5 key lessons for profile owners: ... Read more
August 14, 2015
Research networking systems (RNS) like Vivo, Profiles, SciVal, and Pure are meant to be used — but often fail to be discoverable by real users because of poor search engine optimization (SEO). That’s why we’re releasing RNS SEO 2015, the first-ever... Read more