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Close Encounters of the Collaborative Kind
March 2012 (vol. 45 no. 3)
pp. 24-30
Michael B. Mayhew, Duke University
Xin Guo, Duke University
Steven B. Haase, Duke University
Alexander J. Hartemink, Duke University
The participants in a collaborative interdisciplinary project found that developing a shared, project-specific communication style helped them overcome cultural barriers, understand the nuances of each other's work, and enhance the accuracy, interpretability, and utility of their models.

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Index Terms:
interdisciplinary research, collaboration, systems biology, computational biology, collaborative work
Citation:
Michael B. Mayhew, Xin Guo, Steven B. Haase, Alexander J. Hartemink, "Close Encounters of the Collaborative Kind," Computer, vol. 45, no. 3, pp. 24-30, March 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.85
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