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107 papers by Chinese researchers retracted by Springer Nature
 

107 papers by Chinese researchers retracted by Springer Nature

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One of the leading scientific publishing companies, Springer Nature announced in April that it would start retracting an unprecedented amount of 107 research papers published in Tumor Biology, a peer reviewed, open access journal publishing experimental and clinical cancer research. The papers had been submitted under real names of the researchers but with fake email addresses.
 
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23 May 2017 - General
 
Thank you Phil Xie for your comment. I think you are right in terms of US having a higher number of retraction than China over the years. Based on this article: http://www.nature.com/news/policy-boost-basic-research-in-china-1.20117#/b2 , US tops the list of retracted papers.

The 276 retracted studies mentioned in the article was quoting the graphic from https://qz.com/978037/china-publishes-more-scienc...
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