postpublication peer review
PubMed Commons to Stop Accepting Comments
PubMed Commons to Stop Accepting Comments
Kerry Grens | Feb 5, 2018
The venue for post-publication peer review was not getting enough participation.
PubPeer Loses Battle, Hopes to Win War on Anonymous Comments
PubPeer Loses Battle, Hopes to Win War on Anonymous Comments
Bob Grant | Dec 2, 2016
Lawyers involved discuss the latest twist in the ongoing litigation that pits pathologist Fazlul Sarkar against anonymous commenters on the post-publication peer review site.
PubPeer Has (Probably) Stopped Collecting Anonymous Commenters’ IP Addresses
PubPeer Has (Probably) Stopped Collecting Anonymous Commenters’ IP Addresses
Bob Grant | Oct 4, 2016
In an attempt to avoid future subpoenas requesting potentially identifying information on unregistered users of the post-publication peer review website, the platform’s administrators have attempted to cease IP address collection.
Wellcome Trust to Launch Open-Access Platform
Wellcome Trust to Launch Open-Access Platform
Alison F. Takemura | Jul 9, 2016
Wellcome Open Research will enable immediate publication and transparent peer review.
PubPeer’s Appeal for Anonymity Continues
PubPeer’s Appeal for Anonymity Continues
Kerry Grens | Jan 21, 2016
The site’s lawyers, along with renowned scientists, filed briefs to an appeals court asking to protect a commenter’s identification.
PubPeer Users Question a Cancer Paper
PubPeer Users Question a Cancer Paper
Bob Grant | Jan 13, 2016
A 2012 Cancer Cell paper is under investigation after users of the post-publication peer review website raised questions about the validity of Western blot images.
The Top 10 Retractions of 2015
The Top 10 Retractions of 2015
Retraction Watch | Dec 23, 2015
A look at this year’s most memorable retractions
Debating the Value of Anonymity
Debating the Value of Anonymity
Jef Akst | Oct 5, 2015
PubPeer responds to criticism that anonymous post-publication peer review threatens the scientific process.
PubPeer Founders Revealed
PubPeer Founders Revealed
Jef Akst | Aug 31, 2015
Neuroscientist Brandon Stell identifies himself as one of the creators of the post-publication peer review website, as he and his colleagues announce the nonprofit PubPeer Foundation.
Judge Wants Info on PubPeer Commenter
Judge Wants Info on PubPeer Commenter
Kerry Grens | Mar 23, 2015
In a defamation lawsuit involving anonymous comments on the post-publication peer review website, a judge requests potentially identifying information.