May 1, 2014|
May 2014's selection of notable quotes
April 2, 2014|
An investigating committee at Japan’s RIKEN research center finds evidence of falsification and fabrication in two recent Nature papers that touted a new way to induce pluripotency.
April 1, 2014|
Jane Goodall’s latest book was revised to eliminate plagiarism, which she blames on chaotic note-taking.
September 14, 2013|
Anonymous tipsters who allege scientific misconduct can make journal editors squeamish. But should a whistleblower's identity matter?
August 6, 2013|
A Case Western dermatologist has admitted to plagiarizing a grant she reviewed, plus taking text from eight research papers and a patent application.
June 26, 2013|
An analysis of 244 retraction notices shows how journals handle mistakes and fraudulent behavior.
June 25, 2013|
Anti-plagiarism service iThenticate breached ethical boundaries in its design and interpretation of a survey of the top ethical concerns among scientific journal editors.
June 18, 2013|
Disgraced stem-cell researcher Hisashi Moriguchi has published three new papers in BMJ Case Reports, including a rehashing of a retracted 2012 paper.
June 1, 2013|
Publishers need to be proactive about detecting and deterring copied text.
May 24, 2013|
Journals plagiarizing journals; new immune cells combat diabetes; TB-killing vitamin C; analog cell computers; real time fish memory; ant-pitcher plant mutualism