Show me the metadata! Part Deux

Class uncorrected errors as misconduct. Kamoun and Zipfel, 2016.
The oddly truncated alignment of SARS-CoV-2 spike protein by Zhou et al. Nature 2020 that ends just before its most remarkable feature, the PRRAR furin cleavage site. Figure adapted from a Yuri Deigin post.
The polluter pays principle

The triumphs of post-publication peer-review

Journals must enforce transparent reporting of metadata associated with biological samples or face the wrath of post-publication peer-reviewers.



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