‘Junk science’: Counterfeit research papers in China, a worrying trend

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Recently, a report from the National Natural Science Foundation of China found that 52 papers had problems in 2022, such as ghostwriting, plagiarism, and data falsification.

The notable point is that many cases involve top universities such as Peking University, Fudan University, Nankai University, and Shanghai Jiaotong University.