At the foot of the second highest Mountain in the German Alps IMPRS-TP met for the second retreat. Second year students gave small talks about their project, while first year students presented their work during a poster session.
The Life Science Graduate Program Network members have joined forces to host the key level event of Responsible Research. Invited experts in the field have shared their viewpoint regarding good scientific practice and data reproducibility.
The replication crisis has hit several scientific fields. The most systematic investigation has been done in psychology, which revealed replication rates less than 40% (Open Science Collaboration, 2015). However, the same problem has been well documented in other disciplines, for example preclinical cancer research or economics.