Polka in Nature on publishing peer reviews

In a Nature Comment, Executive Director of ASAPbio, Jessica K. Polka and colleagues call on journals to sign a pledge to make reviewers’ anonymous comments part of the official scientific record.

Illustration by David Parkins

The article defines peer review and versions of what ‘open’ review can mean, discusses barriers to wide-spread adoption of the practice and how to make progress possible, inviting more journals to take up the cause, and arguing for transparency to become the norm in all forms of research publishing and reporting.

Read it here