A Commitment to Open Source in Neuroscience

Neuron. 2017 Dec 6;96(5):964-965. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.10.013.


Modern neuroscience increasingly relies on custom-developed software, but much of this is not being made available to the wider community. A group of researchers are pledging to make code they produce for data analysis and modeling open source, and are actively encouraging their colleagues to follow suit.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Access to Information*
  • Information Dissemination
  • Neurosciences / methods*
  • Software*