More Peer Review - More Garbage

Sean Eddy eddy at wol.wustl.edu
Wed Oct 4 10:26:24 EST 1995


In article <Pine.3.89.9510020956.A28437-0100000 at mcmail.CIS.McMaster.CA> berezin at MCMAIL.CIS.MCMASTER.CA (Alexander Berezin) writes:
  >> Did anybody see the article in this Sunday's (1 Oct.) Washington Post
  >> about protein folding, written by a staff writer named David Brown?...
  >
  >MORE PEER REVIEW - MORE GARBAGE

IMHO, it's a shame to see a refreshingly nice, informative comment on
George Rose's work and the Washington Post's good journalistic
coverage of it used as a springboard for a bitter rampage against peer
review in science.

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- Sean Eddy
- Dept. of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine
- eddy at genetics.wustl.edu




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