How a journal is trying to end male bias in medical research

Associate Professor Kelly Burrowes
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Like in many aspects of life, there remains an undercurrent of sex bias against women in the STEM fields. And this bias has a negative impact on not only women but men too — and those who don’t fit within a binary category.

Nature journals are now taking a leap for sex and gender equity with new reporting requirements, and it’s a welcome step in the right direction.