Authorship Daily Challenge – Day 8
The Hidden Figures of Genetics.
How can acknowledgements conceal the contributions of people to research?
Watch this 4-minute video on how women programmers were written out of the history of population genetics in the 1970s: http://ow.ly/WF5R50Jt2Rp
Do you want to read more?
The full article is at Dung, S. K., López, A., Lopez Barragan, E., Reyes, R.-J., Thu, R., Castellanos, E., Catalan, F., Huerta-Sánchez, E., & Rohlfs, R. V. (2019). Illuminating Women’s Hidden Contribution to Historical Theoretical Population Genetics. Genetics, 211(2):363–366.