Author Archives: max

About max

Research Associate in Bioinformatics, NUS - CSI

A new explanation for non-reproductibility

Reproductibility, notion very important in science, isn’t always real. There are obvious errors and data manipulation, but another explanation of this non-reproductibility could be that the value of 0.05 for the famous threshold p-value, validating the significance of a result, might be not so significant after all … According to Valen E. Johnson, between 17… Read More »

Access It

If you missed this article (in french) on bioinfo-fr, I will just explain the code, it could be of some help. Bookmarklets, one click tools, are little scripts stored as URL in a bookmark, or as an hyperlink in a web page (cf Wikipedia). Coded in JavaScript, they add new functionnalies, and can even call more… Read More »


I decided to add a Shaarli on Ithake. It’s so much simpler to share links with it, and very easy to install. Next step, I’ll have to adapt the theme.

Latex – Problem with redefined section and mathtools when using unnumbered section

Section is redefined with a classical: \renewcommand\section{\@startsection{section}{1}{\z@} {-3.5ex \@plus -1ex} { 2.3ex \@plus .2ex} {\bfseries} } Suppose you’re using an unnumbered section (\section*). Everything is working fine, until you need to use mathtools for displaying an equation. And now, your unnumbered section is numbered, and its title is *… The problem is just, you just… Read More »