RetractionWatch – Retracted papers, researchers with most retractions, and highly cited retracted papers

Last modified: May 8, 2017

RetractionWatch is a blog that 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. The leaderboard an unofficial list of the top 30 scientists with the most retractions. Note that all but one are men (last checked May 2017).
This page also lists the top 10 most highly cited retracted papers.

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This selection is an incomplete convenience sample, and does not reflect NRIN’s vision or opinion. Including an item does not necessarily mean that we agree with the authors nor does it imply we think unmentioned items are of poorer quality.

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