• Time for Peer Review Week!

Time for Peer Review Week!

September 19th to 25th is Peer Review Week! Peer Review Week is a global event celebrating the essential role that peer review has in maintaining scientific quality. The goal is to bring together individuals, institutions, and organizations committed to sharing the central message that good peer review, whatever shape or form it

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  • CMGH now Searchable in PubMed!

CMGH now Searchable in PubMed!

Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CMGH), published by the American Gastroenterological Association, has been accepted for indexing in PubMed Central, which will make all CMGH articles, starting with Volume 1, Issue 1, searchable as full text in PubMed over the next several weeks. In an editorial written for the September

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  • High Impact Factors for Gastroenterology and CGH

High Impact Factors for Gastroenterology and CGH

Thomson Reuters has released its Impact Factor rankings for 2015 this week, and Gastroenterology remains the highest-ranked journal in GI and hepatology, with an impact factor of 18.187. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CGH) follows closely behind, with an impact factor of 7.680. For the second consecutive year, Gastroenterology reached an all-time high impact

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  • Fake Peer Reviews Lead to Mass Retraction of Articles

Fake Peer Reviews Lead to Mass Retraction of Articles

A leading scientific publisher has retracted 64 articles in 10 journals after an internal investigation discovered fabricated peer-review reports linked to the articles’ publication. The retractions are only the latest batch as scientific publishers struggle to deal with the increasing wave of fake peer review. Fake peer review occurs when

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