A phrase you never want to see or hear

25 11 2014

“I am going through the stats again and cannot replicate some of your results”

This scenario caused me, Laura and Mike some stress today, and possibly knocked some days off the ends of our lives. Luckily all was resolved (the correct tests involved sequential sums of squares, but obviously that’s not the default).

This is for a manuscript focusing on the social interactions of mice with different levels of stereotypic behaviour, both in their home cages and during social learning tasks (which worked, amazingly, but more on that when I have a nice figure to post …).