Show links to existing PubPeer comments

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What is PubPeer?

The 'PubPeer' extension is a proficient tool built to assist users in accessing peer comments on various articles. It operates by flashing alerts to the user if the said article possesses any comments on PubPeer, a widely respected platform for post-publication peer review. Lightweight and low maintenance, this is an excellent aid for anyone involved in academic research. Note: PubPeer and this extension are not affiliated with PubMed or any journals.

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Rating: 3.88 (25)
Version: 1.6.2 (Last updated: 2021-12-22)
Creation date: 2020-04-16
Manifest version: 2
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • storage
Size: 39.59K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood

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PubPeer (v1.6.2)
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This plugin indicates PubPeer comments wherever they appear. A lightweight plugin to install and forget about. You will only notice that the plugin exists when it alerts you that an article has comments on PubPeer.

*No affiliation with the PubMed nor any journals.

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  • Important tool for transparency in science
  • Works on many websites
  • Displays notifications on PubMed, journal websites, and search engines
  • Page contents suddenly shift down when PubPeer bar appears
  • Random pop-ups on non-pubpeer pages
  • API response time can take long, causing pages to freeze
Most mentioned
  • Value in promoting transparency and open comments in science
  • Issues with PubPeer bar effects on webpage layout
  • Issues with irrelevant or unrelated notifications
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Risk impact

PubPeer may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

PubPeer has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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