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Biomedical Data Science & Informatics: Writing

The Thesis

A strong academic paper has a strong argument. A thesis statement will keep your paper focused, persuasive, and interesting.

Think about your topic. Read through your sources. Then consider:

  • What's your position?
  • How can you support that argument with your research and interpretation?

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Avoiding Plagiarism

Grammar and Writing Resources