PubFactory, by partnering with PaperHive, will now be able to provide features like group discussions, sharing of documents, etc., to its users. This will enable better user management on part of PubFactory. The PubFactory technology platform has been adopted by various leading publishing houses, such as IMF, DeGruyter, and so on. This partnership will lead to a collaborative reading through rich user experience on the publisher’s website.
The open access giant, PLOS, has launched an author benefit tool, known as Protocols.io. The tool will enable the researchers or authors to get free access to the published data and methodology section. The researchers can upload their lab protocols at the Protocols.io site, which in turn will generate a unique DOI. This link can […]
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has been awarded $17.6M by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for development of low cost vaccines that would cost 15 cents less per dose. This is considered highly beneficial for the countries with population mostly under low income brackets. The step taken by MIT will surely bridge the […]
Exciting research from the University of Sydney reveals that as little as 4.5 minutes of intense physical activity during daily tasks can cut the risk of certain cancers by up to 32%. The study, published in JAMA Oncology, tracked over 22,000 ‘non-exercisers’ for nearly seven years using wearable devices. The short bursts of activity, termed […]