Volume 21 Issue 1 7 January 2020
Science & Society 23 December 2019 Open Access
Rethinking the incentive system in science: animal study registries: Preregistering experiments using animals could greatly improve transparency and reliability of biomedical studies and improve animal welfare
Céline Heinl, Justyna Chmielewska, Anastasia Olevska, Barbara Grune, Gilbert Schönfelder, Bettina Bert
The Animal Study Registry offers scientists a range of benefits by preregistering their studies. Wider adoption could address the reproducibility problem in biomedical research and enhance animal welfare.