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Many journals have not retracted “fraudulent” research

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7148.1850a (Published 20 June 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1850
  1. Déirdre Cooper-Mahkorn, Bergish Gladbach
  1. Germany

    A year after Germany's most serious fraud scandal first came to light only two journals out of 19 have retracted the articles concerned, according to the respected daily German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung.

    Between May 1997 and May 1998 a number of inquiries concluded that Friedhelm Herrmann, professor of medicine at Ulm University, and his …

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