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Journal Cleans Up Image Archives

By Kerry Grens | June 12, 2017

Molecular and Cellular Biology has found numerous errors after launching a retrospective sweep of the figures it’s published in recent years. 

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Two More Corrections for Criticized Researchers

By Kerry Grens | September 22, 2016

A university investigation has so far found no wrongdoing by the principal investigator.

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The Zombie Literature

By Bob Grant | May 1, 2016

Retractions are on the rise. But reams of flawed research papers persist in the scientific literature. Is it time to change the way papers are published?

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Colleagues of the surgeon under investigation distance themselves from a 2011 The Lancet study.

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TS Picks: March 16, 2016

By Kerry Grens | March 16, 2016

Corrections give belated credit for immunotherapy; mosquitoes have been bugging us long before Zika; the bright side of irreproducibility 

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Macchiarini Coauthor Removed From Paper

By Kerry Grens | March 7, 2016

A whistleblower asked to have his named pulled from a study led by the embattled surgeon.

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TS Picks: February 11, 2016

By Tracy Vence | February 11, 2016

Reproducibility edition

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Funding Ban for Plant Biologist

By Kerry Grens | January 26, 2016

Olivier Voinnet, who has corrected and retracted several papers, cannot receive Swiss government grants for three years.

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Immune-Boosting Protein Study Questioned

By Tracy Vence | December 23, 2015

Science adds an editorial expression of concern to an already-corrected study on a protein reported to spur T-cell proliferation in mice.

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Self Correction

By Kerry Grens | December 1, 2015

What to do when you realize your publication is fatally flawed

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