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Author Sequence and Credit for Contributions in Multiauthored Publications

Author Sequence and Credit for Contributions in Multiauthored Publications

Teja Tscharntke et al. PLoS Biol.

Abstract

A transparent, simple, and straightforward approach that is free from any arbitrary rank valuation is required to estimate the credit associated with the sequence of authors' names on multiauthored papers.

Conflict of interest statement

Competing interests. The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

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