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Subway Microbiome Study Revised
Amanda B. Keener | Aug 4, 2015
Researchers tone down their highly publicized study that reported the presence of deadly pathogens on New York City subways.
Keeping Science Pubs Clean
Jef Akst | Jun 29, 2015
releases new guidelines for research transparency, hoping to stem the tide of retractions and misconduct.
Narcolepsy-Flu Vax Paper Retracted
Jef Akst | Aug 1, 2014
A study linking GlaxoSmithKline’s Pandemrix H1N1 vaccine to the sleep disorder has been pulled from the literature.
Top 10 Retractions of 2013
Adam Marcus and Ivan Oransky | Dec 30, 2013
A look at this year’s most memorable retractions
The Reasons Behind Retractions
Kate Yandell | Jun 26, 2013
An analysis of 244 retraction notices shows how journals handle mistakes and fraudulent behavior.
Edyta Zielinska | Feb 26, 2013
A mysterious case of proteomics plagiarism leads to an odd timeline for a retraction.
Speaking of Science
Staff | Feb 1, 2013
February 2013's selection of notable quotes
Review Retracted for Plagiarism
Dan Cossins | Jan 29, 2013
The authors of a review article on genome-wide association studies have retracted the paper due to “substantial textual overlap” with other sources.
Beth Marie Mole | Jan 16, 2013
Authors retract a decade-old, highly-cited cancer study, admitting sloppy mistakes in the data analysis.
Cancer Biomarker Studies Retracted
Bob Grant | Jan 3, 2013
Researchers from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have retracted two papers involving colon cancer biomarkers.