The Dos and Don'ts of Text Recycling
To avoid text recycling in scientific writing, authors often rework text, which may deceptively frame content as original and create inconsistencies. Standard guidelines for text recycling are needed.
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2021 ASM Annual Ethics Report
In 2019 ASM centralized its ethics resources, policies, and procedures to provide greater uniformity in responding to ethics issues across the society.
ASM Events Code of Conduct
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ASM Journals Publishing Ethics
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