How to clean the scientific record?

While handling a possible case of misconduct, how can the scientific community clean its own records? This is one of the questions raised by Jennifer Couzin-Frankel, writing a news in Science (August the 6th, 2010).

You can refer to the link above to know more about the context. But the question of record cleaning seems to be more and more crucial as the number of publications per year is soaring, and the ease with which we can browse the scientific publications, thanks to Google Scholar among others.

(august 2010)

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