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Four simple recommendations to encourage best practices in research software

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Scientific research relies on computer software, yet software is not always developed following practices that ensure its quality and sustainability. This manuscript does not aim to propose new software development best practices, but rather to provide simple recommendations that encourage the adoption of existing best practices. Software development best practices promote better quality software, and better quality software improves the reproducibility and reusability of research. These reco...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.12688/f1000research.11407.1

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Grant:
ELIXIR-EXCELERATE 676559
Publisher:
F1000Research Publisher's website
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F1000Research Journal website
Volume:
6
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Article: 876
Publication date:
2017-06-13
Acceptance date:
2017-06-13
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ISSN:
2046-1402
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pubs:709664
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uri:2bad0f88-e842-43a2-86bd-42e405167b7b
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uuid:2bad0f88-e842-43a2-86bd-42e405167b7b
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pubs:709664

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