2019 (in alphabetischer Reihenfolge)

Caliebe A, Scherag A, Strech D, Mansmann U. Scientific and ethical evaluation of projects in data-driven medicine. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2019 Jun;62(6):765-772. doi: 10.1007/s00103-019-02958-2. Review. German. 

Crüwell, S., van Doorn, J., Etz, A., Makel, M. C., Moshontz, H., Niebaum, J., Orben, A., Parsons, S., & Schulte-Mecklenbeck, M. (2019) 7 Easy Steps to Open Science: An Annotated Reading List. (preprint doi: 10.31234/; das wird dann in der Zeitschrift für Psychologie sein)

Crüwell, S., Stefan, A., & Evans, N. J. (2019). Robust Standards in Cognitive Science. (preprint doi: 10.31234/ accepted at Computational Brain & Behaviour)

Dirnagl U. Rethinking research reproducibility. EMBO J. 2019 Jan 15;38(2). pii: e101117. doi: 10.15252/embj.2018101117. Epub 2018 Dec 5. No abstract available. PMID: 30518534

Hardwicke Tom, Wallach Joshua, Kidwell Mallory, Ioannidis John (under review). An empirical assessment of transparency and reproducibility-related research practices in the social sciences (2014-2017). Pre-print available here:

Hardwicke Tom, Serghiou Stylianos, Janiaud Perrine, Danchev Valentin, Crüwell Sophia, Goodman Steven, Ioannidis John (in press). Calibrating the scientific ecosystem through meta-research. Annual Review of Statistics and its Application. Pre-print available here:

Hardwicke Tom, Ioannidis John P. A. (2019). Petitions in scientific argumentation: dissecting the request to retire statistical significance. European Journal of Clinical Investigation.

Hardwicke, T. E., Frank, M. C., Vazire, S., & Goodman, S. N. (2019). Should psychology journals adopt specialized statistical review? Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science.

Hardwicke, T. E., Frank, M. C., Vazire, S., & Goodman, S. N. (2019). Should psychology journals adopt specialized statistical review? Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science. doi:

Ioannidis John P. A., MD, DSc. The Importance of Predefined Rules and Prespecified Statistical Analyses Do Not Abandon Significance. JAMA. Published online April 4, 2019. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.4582 

Nosek, B. A., Beck, E. D., Campbell, L., Flake, J. K., Hardwicke, T. E., Mellor, D. T., van ‘t Veer, A. E., & Vazire, S. (2019). Preregistration is hard, and worthwhile. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. doi:

Piper SK, Grittner U, Rex A, Riedel N, Fischer F, Nadon R, Siegerink B, Dirnagl U. Exact replication: Foundation of science or game of chance? PLoS Biol. 2019 Apr 9;17(4):e3000188. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000188. eCollection 2019 Apr.

Daniel Strech, Ulrich Dirnagl Position paper - 3Rs missing: animal research without scientific value is unethical.

Strech D, Dirnagl U. 3Rs missing: animal research without scientific value is unethical. BMJ Open Science 2019;3:e000048. doi: 10.1136/bmjos-2018-000048

Strech D, Sievers S, Märschenz S et al. Tracking the timely dissemination of clinical studies. Characteristics and impact of 10 tracking variables [version 1; peer review: 3 approved]. F1000Research 2018, 7:1863.

Weissgerber TL, Garcia-Valencia O, Garovic VD, Milic NM, Winham SJ. Meta-Research: Why We Need to Report More Than 'Data were Analyzed by t-tests or ANOVA'. eLife. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.36163.001

Weissgerber TL, Garcia-Valencia O, Garovic VD, Milic NM, Winham SJ. Why we need to report more than 'Data were Analyzed by t-tests or ANOVA'. Elife. 2018 Dec 21;7. pii: e36163. doi: 10.7554/eLife.36163. PMID: 30574870

Wieschowski S, Riedel N, Wollmann K, Kahrass H, Müller-Ohlraun S, Schürmann C, Kelley S, Kszuk U, Siegerink B, Dirnagl U, Meerpohl J, Strech D. J Clin Epidemiol. Results dissemination from clinical trials conducted at German university medical centres was delayed and incomplete. 2019 Jun 10. pii: S0895-4356(18)31063-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2019.06.002. [Epub ahead of print]

2018 (in alphabetischer Reihenfolge)

Bossert S, Kahrass H, Strech D. The Public's Awareness of and Attitude Toward Research Biobanks - A Regional German Survey. Front Genet 2018;9:190. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2018.00190 

Dirnagl U, Kurreck C, Castaños-Vélez E, Bernard R. (2018) Quality management for academic laboratories: burden or boon? Professional quality management could be very beneficial for academic research but needs to overcome specific caveats.EMBO Rep.19. pii: e47143 

Dirnagl U, Bernard R. (2018) Error and error Management in biomedical Research. In: How could this happen? Managing errors in organisations. Editors: Hagen, Jan U. (Ed.) and Zenodo

Ives J, Dunn M, Molewijk B, et al. Standards of practice in empirical bioethics research: towards a consensus. BMC Med Ethics 2018;19(1):68. doi: 10.1186/s12910-018-0304-3 

Langhof, Holger; Schwietering, Johannes; Strech, Daniel (2018): Practice evaluation of biobank ethics and governance: current needs and future perspectives. In: Journal of Medical Genetics, doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2018-105617 

Langhof, Holger; Chin, William; Wieschowski, Susanne; Federico, Carole; Kimmelman, Jonathan; Strech, Daniel (2018): Preclinical efficacy in therapeutic area guidelines from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the European Medicines Agency: a cross-sectional study. In: British Journal of Pharmacology, doi: 10.1111/bph.14485.

Langhof H, Kahrass H, Illig T, et al. Current practices for access, compensation, and prioritization in biobanks. Results from an interview study. Eur J Hum Genet 2018 doi: 10.1038/s41431-018-0228-x 

Mc Cord KA, Al-Shahi Salman R, Treweek S, et al. Routinely collected data for randomized trials: promises, barriers, and implications. Trials 2018;19(1):29. doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-2394-5 

McLennan S, Kahrass H, Wieschowski S, et al. The spectrum of ethical issues in a Learning Health Care System: a systematic qualitative review. Int J Qual Health Care 2018;30(3):161-68. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzy005 

Strech D. Präklinische Wirksamkeit? Wen schert's! Laborjournal 2018 

Strech D. Normative Governance der Big Data Forschung. Forschung Politik, Strategie, Management 2018;11(2+3):53-59.

Strech D, Götzelmann T. Forschungsethik bei Demenz. In: Jessen F, ed. Handbuch Alzheimer-Krankheit: Grundlagen – Diagnostik – Therapie – Versorgung – Prävention Berlin: de Gruyter 2018.

Strech D, Kahrass H. Nationale und internationale Initiativen zur Herstellung von Transparenz über Beziehungen von Ärzten zu pharmazeutischen Unternehmen In: Lieb K, Klemperer D, Kölnel R, et al., eds. Interessenkonflikte, Korruption und Complaince im Gesundheitswesen. Berlin: Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft 2018:151-58.

Toelch, Ulf, and Dirk Ostwald. 2018. “Digital Open Science—Teaching Digital Tools for Reproducible and Transparent Research.” PLOS Biology 16 (7): e2006022. 

Susanne Wieschowski, Nico Riedel, Katharina Wollmann, Hannes Kahrass, Stephanie Mueller-Ohlraun, Christopher Schuermann, Sean Kelley, Ute Kszuk, Bob Siegerink, Ulrich Dirnagl, Joerg Meerpohl, Daniel Strech. Benchmarking university medical centres for responsible metrics. A cross sectional study on timely results dissemination across 36 German centres. Preprint BioRxiv. doi: 10.1101/467746 

Wieschowski S, Chin WWL, Federico C, et al. Preclinical efficacy studies in investigator brochures: Do they enable risk-benefit assessment? PLoS Biol 2018;16(4):e2004879. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2004879 

Yarborough M, Bredenoord A, D'Abramo F, Joyce NC, Kimmelman J, Ogbogu U, Sena E, Strech D, Dirnagl U. The bench is closer to the bedside than we think: Uncovering the ethical ties between preclinical researchers in translational neuroscience and patients in clinical trials.PLoS Biol. 2018 Jun 6;16(6):e2006343

2017 (in alphabetischer Reihenfolge)

Bossert S, Kahrass H, Heinemeyer U, et al. Participatory improvement of a template for informed consent documents in biobank research - study results and methodological reflections. BMC Med Ethics 2017;18(1):78. doi: 10.1186/s12910-017-0232-7 

Bossert S, Strech D. An integrated conceptual framework for evaluating and improving 'understanding' in informed consent. Trials 2017;18(1):482. doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-2204-0 

Langhof H, Kahrass H, Sievers S, et al. Access policies in biobank research: what criteria do they include and how publicly available are they? A cross-sectional study. Eur J Hum Genet 2017;25(3):293-300. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2016.172 

Mertz M, Strech D, Kahrass H. What methods do reviews of normative ethics literature use for search, selection, analysis, and synthesis? In-depth results from a systematic review of reviews. Syst Rev 2017;6(1):261. doi: 10.1186/s13643-017-0661-x 

Neumann K, Grittner U, Piper S, Rex A, Florez-Vargas O, Karystianis G, Schneider A, Wellwood I, Siegerink B, Ioannidis JPA, Kimmelman J, Dirnagl U (2017) Increasing efficiency of preclinical research by group sequential designs.  Plos Biol 15(3):e2001307 

Weissgerber TL, Savic M, Winham SJ, Stanisavijevic D,Garovic VD, Milic N. (2017) Data visualization, bar naked: A free tool for creating interactive graphics. Journal of Biological Chemistry 292(50):20592-20598. PMC5733595. doi 10.1074/jbc.RA117.000147 

Yarborough M, Dirnagl U. Preclinical research: Meet patients to sharpen up research.Nature. 2017 Nov 16;551(7680):300 

2016 und älter (in alphabetischer Reihenfolge)

Begley CG, Buchan AM, Dirnagl U (2015). Robust research: Institutions must do their part for reproducibility.Nature 525:25-7. 

Dirnagl U, Przesdzing I, Kurreck C, Major S. (2016) A laboratory critical incident and error reporting system for experimental biomedicine.Plos Biol 14: e2000705

Dirnagl U, Przesdzing I. (2016) A pocket guide to electronic laboratory notebooks in the academic life sciences [version 1; referees: 3 approved] F1000Research 2016, 5:2 doi: 10.12688/f1000research.7628.1 

Weissgerber TL, Garovic VD, Milin-Lazovic JS, Winham SJ, Obradovic Z, Trzeciakowski JP, Milic NM. (2016) Re-inventing Biostatistics Education for Basic Scientists.PLOS Biology, 14(4):e1002430, PMC4825954. 

Weissgerber TL, Garovic VD, Savic M, Winham SJ, Milic NM. (2016) From Static to Interactive: Transforming Data Visualization to Improve Transparency.PLOS Biology 14(6):e1002484, PMC4917243. 

Weissgerber TL, Garovic VD, Winham SJ, Milic NM, Prager EM. (2016) Transparent Reporting for Reproducible Research (Editorial).Journal of Neuroscience Research 94(10):859-864. 

Weissgerber TL, Milic NM, Winham SJ, Garovic VD. (2015) Beyond Bar and Line Graphs: Time for a New Data Presentation Paradigm.PLOS Biology, 13(4):e1002128, PMC4406565.