The Retraction Watch Leaderboard: Who has the most retractions?

Last modified: November 8, 2018

RetractionWatch provides visitors with open access information about scientific corrections and retractions, with the purpose of raising public attention on scientific misconduct. Although retraction of an article does not always entail a violation of research integrity, it is, to some extend, suspicious when a scientist is high on the leaderboard. Here is an unofficial list of the top 30 scientists with the most retractions. Note that all but one are men (last checked Jan 2017).

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