Forensics Friday: Notice anything odd about this figure?

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Thanks to the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), which is committed to educating authors on best practices in publishingfigure preparation, and reproducibility, we’re presenting the sixth in a series, Forensics Friday.

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Forensics Friday: What’s the best way to present these findings in a figure?

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Thanks to the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), which is committed to educating authors on best practices in publishingfigure preparation, and reproducibility, we’re presenting the fifth in a series, Forensics Friday.

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Forensics Friday: What mistake(s) did the author make in this figure?

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Thanks to the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), which is committed to educating authors on best practices in publishingfigure preparation, and reproducibility, we’re presenting the fourth in a series, Forensics Friday.

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Forensics Friday: Just how many bands are duplicated in this image?

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Thanks to the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), which is committed to educating authors on best practices in publishingfigure preparation, and reproducibility, we’re presenting the third in a series, Forensics Friday.

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Forensics Friday: How was this image manipulated?

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Thanks to the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), which is committed to educating authors on best practices in publishingfigure preparation, and reproducibility, we’re presenting the second in a series, Forensics Friday.

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Forensics Friday: Can you spot the problem with this image?

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Thanks to the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), which is committed to educating authors on best practices in publishing, figure preparation, and reproducibility, we’re presenting the first of a new series, Forensics Friday.

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