Ten simple rules for a successful cross-disciplinary collaboration

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Ten simple rules for a successful cross-disciplinary collaboration. / Knapp, Bernhartd ; Bardenet, Rémi; Bernabeu, Miguel O; Bordas, Rafael ; Bruna, Marina; Calderhead, Ben ; Cooper, Jonathan; Fletcher, Alexander G; Groen, Derek; Kuijper, Bram; Lewis, Joanna; McInemy, Gregg ; Minssen, Timo; Osborne, James ; Paulitschke, Verena; Pitt-Francis, Joe; Todoric, Jelena; Yates, Christian A; Gavaghan, David; Deane, Charlotte M.

In: PLoS Computational Biology, Vol. 11, No. 4, 30.04.2015.

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Knapp, B, Bardenet, R, Bernabeu, MO, Bordas, R, Bruna, M, Calderhead, B, Cooper, J, Fletcher, AG, Groen, D, Kuijper, B, Lewis, J, McInemy, G, Minssen, T, Osborne, J, Paulitschke, V, Pitt-Francis, J, Todoric, J, Yates, CA, Gavaghan, D & Deane, CM 2015, 'Ten simple rules for a successful cross-disciplinary collaboration', PLoS Computational Biology, vol. 11, no. 4. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004214

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Knapp, B., Bardenet, R., Bernabeu, M. O., Bordas, R., Bruna, M., Calderhead, B., ... Deane, C. M. (2015). Ten simple rules for a successful cross-disciplinary collaboration. PLoS Computational Biology, 11(4). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004214

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Knapp B, Bardenet R, Bernabeu MO, Bordas R, Bruna M, Calderhead B et al. Ten simple rules for a successful cross-disciplinary collaboration. PLoS Computational Biology. 2015 Apr 30;11(4). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004214

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Knapp, Bernhartd ; Bardenet, Rémi ; Bernabeu, Miguel O ; Bordas, Rafael ; Bruna, Marina ; Calderhead, Ben ; Cooper, Jonathan ; Fletcher, Alexander G ; Groen, Derek ; Kuijper, Bram ; Lewis, Joanna ; McInemy, Gregg ; Minssen, Timo ; Osborne, James ; Paulitschke, Verena ; Pitt-Francis, Joe ; Todoric, Jelena ; Yates, Christian A ; Gavaghan, David ; Deane, Charlotte M. / Ten simple rules for a successful cross-disciplinary collaboration. In: PLoS Computational Biology. 2015 ; Vol. 11, No. 4.

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