Philip Morris speaks at and promotes an obscure conference on lung disease
By Simon Chapman
21 Jul 2016
Over the past decade, every researcher’s email inbox has been crammed daily with junk from what have come to be known as predatory journals and conferences. Last week I had 21 offers to send my non-existent research to open-access journals from everything from plant biology, metallurgy and human resource management, plus four conferences offering splendid ...