Click here for free access to our latest coronavirus/COVID-19 research, commentary, and news.

Support nonprofit science journalism

Science’s extensive COVID-19 coverage is free to all readers. To support our nonprofit science journalism, please make a tax-deductible gift today.

Alison McCook, Retraction Watch

Alison McCook is a contributor at Retraction Watch. Previously she worked as deputy editor at The Scientist, and a locum editor at Nature. Ever since her first full-time science writing gig as a staff writer at Reuters Health, Alison has been interested in the complexities of running a lab, and how no story is ever black and white—especially in the case of fraud.

Alison McCook, Retraction Watch

Alison McCook is a contributor at Retraction Watch.