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Clinic Trial Problems Kept Mum
Clinic Trial Problems Kept Mum
Kerry Grens | Feb 11, 2015
Despite documented dysfunction in a number of studies, rarely do those problems get a mention in the resulting publications, according to a new study.
Author Sues Journal
Author Sues Journal
Kerry Grens | Feb 10, 2015
The American Diabetes Association faces a lawsuit after journal editors express concern over several papers.
Lab Size Study Stirs Debate
Lab Size Study Stirs Debate
Bob Grant | Feb 9, 2015
Do bigger labs churn out more high-impact papers? Not necessarily, according to a new analysis.
Scientific Publishing, 1665
Scientific Publishing, 1665
Jef Akst | Feb 1, 2015
Henry Oldenburg founded Philosophical Transactions to share scholarly news from the “Ingenious in many considerable parts of the World.”
Science Publishing Mega-Merger
Science Publishing Mega-Merger
Bob Grant | Jan 19, 2015
Macmillan Science and Education, the publisher of Nature and Scientific American, will join forces with Springer Science+Business Media.
The Top 10 Retractions of 2014
The Top 10 Retractions of 2014
Adam Marcus and Ivan Oransky | Dec 23, 2014
A look at this year’s most memorable retractions
Journalists to Catalog Retractions
Journalists to Catalog Retractions
Kerry Grens | Dec 16, 2014
Staff of the blog Retraction Watch will create a database of papers retracted from the scientific literature.
Setting the Record Straight
Setting the Record Straight
Daniel Cossins | Oct 1, 2014
Scientists are taking to social media to challenge weak research, share replication attempts in real time, and counteract hype. Will this online discourse enrich the scientific process?
Learning to Share
Learning to Share
Jef Akst | Sep 29, 2014
Policies instituted by the National Institutes of Health have led to more data sharing in the life sciences, according to a new report.
Retraction Notices Delayed
Retraction Notices Delayed
Kerry Grens | Jul 1, 2014
Indexing of retractions on PubMed is not immediate; some are delayed for years.