Our diligent readers already know how important having well formatted data is for efficient statistical analyses. Here we gathered some advice on how to make a well structured database, in order to perform accurate analyses, and avoid driving your fellow analysts crazy. We are very grateful to Marion Louveaux, bio-image analyst for this translation of french version “Une base de données réussie” on our ThinkR website. An example is worth a thousand words. Let’s imagine you are a medical intern working on an experimental assay (any resemblance to people who actually existed …). We could have given the following title to our article: “How toRead More →