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Major Publisher Retracts Dozens of Scientific Papers after Fake Peer-Review Uncovered

Shocked by “fabrication” of peer reviews, BioMed Central, Scientific Publisher, has withdrawn 43 papers followed by the further investigation. It is admitted by some editors within the Journal that such withdrawn papers should be the tip of a dangerous iceberg. This scandalous event could to lead to a thorough examination of the […]

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Citations of Peer-reviewed Publication Reveal Gender Bias and Barrier to Female Scientists

Citations of Peer-reviewed Publication Reveal Gender Bias and Barrier to Female Scientists

After investing 540 peer-reviewed publications, Vincent Larivière an information scientist from University of Quebec at Montreal and his co-workers at Indiana University, point out that female sceintists’ contribution to science might be substantially undervalued in current journal publication system. The new findings have been published on recent Nature.  “Although the […]

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