Molecular HIV evidence backs accused medics

  title={Molecular HIV evidence backs accused medics},
  author={Declan Butler},
In a notable move aimed at curbing fraud in scientific publications, the journal Science said last week that it will probably begin targeting certain “high-risk” papers for extra scrutiny. The move comes in response to a report from an external committee convened by the journal to assess its handling of the papers behind the Woo Suk Hwang fraud scandal. And it turns on its head — for a handful of papers at least — the traditional presumption that manuscripts submitted to a journal are… CONTINUE READING