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Comment on Life Science Journal Delisted from Scopus by Mahmood

Dr. Jeffrey, if so, then why its not present in the ISI Master List as of today

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Comment on Life Science Journal Delisted from Scopus by Jeffrey Beall

I don’t know.

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Comment on Would You Take a Cancer Cure Proven Effective in a Predatory...

Ah, so this is <i>another</i> Yamamoto paper, this time claiming that GcMAF cures AIDS. And I see from their sites that the industry's promoters claim that GcMAF is produced by <b>all...

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Comment on Would You Take a Cancer Cure Proven Effective in a Predatory...

Further thoughts come to mind on the difficulty of distinguishing between predatory journals and their non-predatory peers that limit themselves to mere grasping commercialism ones… I was looking at...

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Comment on Appeals by Jeffrey Beall

When I analyzed it, I found plagiarism in the articles, and the editorial board members were listed without any affiliations and with initials: A. Baker (USA), among other problems.

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Comment on Would You Take a Cancer Cure Proven Effective in a Predatory...

Update to that last comment: the paper by Bradstreet et al. in Front. Hum. Neurosci ("A new methodology of viewing extra-axial fluid and cortical abnormalities in children with autism via transcranial...

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Comment on Backlog by Jason Eriksen

Hi Jeffrey, Here’s a recently launched site that, while it may not be a scam, seems to have some red flags associated with it: http://www.sciencescript.org. One of my colleagues was solicited to join...

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Comment on Meta-analyses and the Problems of Duplicate Publication and...

This topic is certainly imporant. Luckily, not many putative double publications seem to have passed the meta-analystic filters, which speaks well of most scholars performing them. In fact, if...

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Comment on Life Science Journal Delisted from Scopus by Mahmood

Pretty Strange, its July 29 and no update from Thomson Reuters

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Comment on Meta-analyses and the Problems of Duplicate Publication and...

In my field (road safety) we often need to consider the “grey” literature as well as peer reviewed publications, and this problem is common. It is not unusual for a non-peer reviewed conference paper...

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Comment on Backlog by Jeffrey Beall

I have analyzed this publisher and added it to my list. Thanks for letting me know about it.

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Comment on Hindawi’s Profit Margin is Higher than Elsevier’s by johanneswilm

@Jeffrey Beall: Yes, but you seem to have your own agenda in relation to journals and open access, and some of the criteria you use for inclusion in the list, such as “The company exists solely for the...

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Comment on Hindawi’s Profit Margin is Higher than Elsevier’s by Zed

The only official IF list what we use is Journal Citation Reports.http://admin-apps.webofknowledge.com/JCR/JCR?PointOfEntry=Home&SID=Q1ftbjL83H7yreF3T65 That is the problem, that the journal name...

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Bill Yerger

Is this a predatory journal? I can’t find this on your list. International Journal of Education

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Jeffrey Beall

Bill, can you supply a link? There are several journals with this title.

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Bill Yerger

Amy Li Editor International Journal of Education Macrothink Institute ************************************* Add: 5348 Vegas Dr.#825, Las Vegas, Nevada 89108, United States Tel: 1-702-953-1852 ext.506...

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Jeffrey Beall

Bill, this journal is published by the so-called Macrothink “Institute,” which is on my list. It is not an institute in any honest sense of the word, and it is not really based in Las Vegas. They use...

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Garry

Can i get your imput on Open Journal of Epidemiology. Thank you for your advice

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Bill Yerger

Thank you for your kind help!

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Jeffrey Beall

This journal is published by SCIRP, Scientific Research Publishing. In my opinion, this is a scholarly vanity press. This publisher publishes much pseudo-science. I will publish a blog post about this...

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