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New JACS EiC Erick Carreira: “correct your work-ethic immediately”

Erick Carreira’s letter to Guido, from 1996. You all saw it probably at some point, and now it’s being discussed again.

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Olivier Voinnet, the new Dreyfus?

Much of French media and academia, and certainly also the international plant science community now debates a hot conspiracy theory: what if Olivier Voinnet is actually innocent, a visionary genius who fell prey to a conspiracy of fraudulent colleagues and scheming bureaucrats? I discuss here the widespread dishonesty and data manipulation among Voinnet’s co-authors and peers. Is French research culture to blame?