Qualiten Insight publishes latest news, analysis, announcements, interviews, quizzes, multimedia and other science and medicine reports from worldwide contributors (including Qualiten staff). To contribute articles and stay updated please subscribe for updates.
Easy to understand infographics from word wide contributors (including Qualiten Press)
Open Access – The big picture, global need and impact
Public pays (through taxes) for biomedical research, scientists (from same public) work strenuously in their labs and publish research outcomes in peer-reviewed scientific journals with noble intent to disseminate knowledge, eradicate diseases and alleviate human sufferings. Ironically, same public (including scientists who have conducted the research and published articles) is unable to freely access more than half of the published scientific literature because it is hidden behind the paywall barriers.
Scientific publishing in Open Access peer-reviewed journals breaks this pay-to-read wall and liberates scientific literature for the public to read and use for advancement of science and healthcare. Participate with us in making Open Access a norm!
Series: Science – Infographics
Copyright © 2021 Qualiten Press
Qualiten Insight's core objective is to publish open access, easy-to-understand, appealing and interactive content to educate readers about the interesting body of scientific knowledge. Qualiten Insight performs plagiarism check, review, and other due diligence before publishing any content on its website.
Any views and opinions expressed in the content are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent or reflect those of Qualiten Insight. Qualiten Insight does not endorse or is not responsible for statements or opinions provided by the author(s) of the content.
Readers are encouraged to report any errors and share their feedback at email@example.com
Authors of this content thank all the scientists and publishers who have developed the previous body of scientific literature, referred to which this content is developed.
Graphics by Bhupendra Soni (MS)
This work was funded by the Qualiten Services LLC, USA.
Global health estimates: Leading causes of death. World Health Organization (WHO). 2020
Cardiovascular diseases. World Health Organization (WHO).
Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs). World Health Organization (WHO).
Cancer. World Health Organization (WHO).
Global, regional, and national burden of neurological disorders, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). 2019.
Appropriations. National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Estimates of funding for various Research, Condition, and Disease Categories (RCDC). National Institutes of Health (NIH). 2020.
Education and research in figures 2020. Federal Ministry of Education and Research – Germany (BMBF). 2020.
Annual report and accounts 2019-20. UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). 2020.
Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development – Overview. AMED. 2018.
CIHR in numbers 2017-18. Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). 2018.
Publication data retrieved from PubMed on January 20, 2021. PubMed.
Cite this Content: Soni B, Kumar A. Open Access - The big picture, global need and impact. Qualiten Insight. 2021; ID:09004000003
Discoveries from Basic to Beyond
Key Areas of Expertise:
Open Access Publishing
Research & Development
Qualiten Press serves science and healthcare by publishing peer-reviewed scholarly journals, increasing accessibility, creating easy-to-understand scientific content, continuing innovation, patient advocacy, and promoting collaboration.
Our platforms include Qualiten Journals, Qualiten Insight, Qualiten Care, Rare Is Special