A trust approach for sharing research reagents

Science Translational Medicine
24 May 2017   Vol 9, Issue 391

A trust approach for sharing research reagents
By Aled Edwards, Max Morgan, Arij Al Chawaf, Kerry Andrusiak, Rachel Charney, Zarya Cynader, Ahmed ElDessouki, Yunjeong Lee, Andrew Moeser, Simon Stern, William J. Zuercher
Science Translational Medicine31 May 2017 Full Access
The core feature of trusts—holding property for the benefit of others—is well suited to constructing a research community that treats reagents as public goods.