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‘Tortured phrases’ give away fabricated research papers

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Nature 596, 328-329 (2021)


Updates & Corrections

  • Correction 10 August 2021: An earlier version of this article stated that more than 500 papers containing tortured phrases were identified in Microprocessors and Microsystems. The estimate of 500 questionable papers in this journal was in fact based on several factors.


  1. Cabanac, G., Labbé, C. & Magazinov, A. Preprint at arXiv (2021).

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