PLoS ONE has just issued a 12-figure correction on a paper by Mario A. Saad, who sued the American Diabetes Association unsuccessfully in an attempt to prevent it from retracting four papers in its flagship journal Diabetes. The corrections include taking out Western blots copied from another Saad paper, as well as several figures where the bands […]The post PLoS ONE mega-correction, but no retraction, for researcher who sued diabetes journal appeared first on Retraction Watch.
We’ve stepped up to another level this week, with a new, professional sounding (and looking), recording set up! And we’re taking this as an exciting opportunity to catch up on some Liam and Kat time. It’s been a week since the hosts have had a chance to catch up with each other, even though they ...read more
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Parasites such as nematodes, tapeworms, flukes, ticks and lice are normal in nature and can even be beneficial for animals, including humans, says Anna Phillips, […]
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There are papers you write for your self.There are papers you write for your colleagues.I wrote my latest paper for civil servants.My newest paper on the sale of marbled crayfish is short. I bet that some people reading it might wonder why it’s not just a blog post. I debated with myself a lot whether I should try to get it in a journal. (I assure you, it would have been much easier to blog about it that publish it in a journal.)It started when I was checking my email, and saw one of my
In an increasingly fast-paced modern world, many race against the clock by unnaturally and continuously hijacking the body’s innate stress response. So is it any wonder that the increasing incidence of psychosis diagnoses (reportedly tripled since the 1970s) is being linked to how our bodies deal with stress? Studies are linking the mismanagement of stress […]