Wednesday, February 06, 2008

What Happened to the "Peers" on this Paper?


Quite a few science bloggers were shocked at a paper that appeared recently in the journal Proteomics—a respectable journal up 'till now.

PZ Myers had the stomach to blog about this train wreck of a paper. Read his article at A baffling failure of peer review.

[Photo Credit: Train Wreck at Gare Montparnasse, Paris, France, 1895 from]


  1. Mmm…could be a wind up! Might be worth raising your hoax alert system a notch of two…That train may well have ‘Academia’ written on it! Hahahaha…!

  2. Maybe publication of the article was originally scheduled for the beginning of April.