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Molecular Biology and Evolution impact factor: the MEGA effect Updated

Almost 2 years ago, I calculated how the very high impact factor of Molecular Biology and Evolution was entirely due to one paper, reporting the software MEGA: Molecular Biology and Evolution impact factor: the MEGA effect. A recent Twitter exchange … Continuer la lecture

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Molecular Biology and Evolution impact factor: the MEGA effect

(update March 2015 here) So yesterday come out the new impact factors for journals, and while all serious people agree most of the year that they don’t mean much, when they come out and your favorite journal went up you … Continuer la lecture

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