An Australian cancer researcher is raising the alarm about ‘paper mills’ that are churning out hundreds of fraudulent pre-clinical publications on cancer gene biomarker candidates. Professor Jennifer Byrne of the Molecular Oncology Laboratory, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, NSW, is one of a number of researchers who have identified a recurring pattern of manipulated or ...
Systematic research fraud by ‘paper mills’ a threat to cancer biomarker progress
By Michael Woodhead
25 Feb 2020