Phoenix Rising tells QMUL: release the PACE trial data
Mark Berry, Acting CEO of Phoenix Rising, presents the Board of Directors’ open letter to Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) urging them to release the PACE trial data, and hopes that other non-UK organisations will join British charities in the same request...
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Problems with peer review - we may be better at it than them.

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by RogerBlack, Dec 13, 2016.

  1. RogerBlack

    RogerBlack Senior Member


    This is about a publication in Nature on human lifespan.
    The general theme is a reluctance by the reviewers to dig into the statistics, and often a refusal to say 'I do not believe this effect to be real', and the assumption 'someone else must have read the bits I skimmed'.

    Combined with the reviewers making suggestions which allow the authors to correct certain aspects of the paper - without ever fundamentally addressing the question 'is it true?'
    Hutan, Keela Too, Skippa and 2 others like this.

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