Weekend reads: ‘Unicorn poo’ and other fraudulent COVID-19 treatments; disgraced researchers and drug company payouts; a fictional account of real fraud

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The week at Retraction Watch featured:

Our list of retracted or withdrawn COVID-19 papers is up to 33.

Here’s what was happening elsewhere:

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4 thoughts on “Weekend reads: ‘Unicorn poo’ and other fraudulent COVID-19 treatments; disgraced researchers and drug company payouts; a fictional account of real fraud”

  1. I think the last issue (the texas cardiologist and black live matterone ) is not related to retraction at all and was weakly linked to a past retraction case.

    1. You must be new here. Most of the weekend read articles have at most a tenuous connection to retractions. For example, the link this week to the motivations of peer reviewers.

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