Lancet Retracts Controversial Autism Paper

It was the scientific paper that served as a central pillar for the idea that vaccination could increase children's risk of developing autism. Now, with a formal retraction from the Lancet, the medical journal which in 1998 published this piece of research by Dr. Andrew Wakefield, most researchers will view the study as if it had never been published in the first place. In a statement explaining its retraction of Wakefield's paper, the Lancet said: "Following the judgment of the U.K. General...Full Story
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