Tagged: retraction

Widely criticised Séralini GMO feed study republished, with companion piece - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jun 25, 2014

As I start to write this an hour after the embargo for the release of the news that a new iteration of Séralini’s widely criticised paper is being published, the paper has somewhat belatedly become available.[1] In addition to republishing their earlier work, four of the eight authors (including Séralini) offer a companion piece, Conflicts of … Read More

XMRV-CFS, further retraction - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Dec 27, 2011

A few days ago I reported that the editors of Science retracted the paper that initially linked the mouse virus XMRV with chronic fatigue syndrome (Lombardi et al.). While busy attending parties (and recovering in between them!) another paper that forms part of the line of evidence offered to support the idea that XMRV … Read More