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Justus Wesseler[edit]

I was wondering why you were adding Wesseler as a reference to multiple articles without introducing any new information. It is not a good idea to add a reference without a reason. AIRcorn (talk) 10:47, 17 June 2013 (UTC) The reason is that Wesseler contributed significantly to the subjects to which I referenced his works. Ventus55 (talk) 11:49, 17 June 2013 (UTC)

(talk page stalker)I think you misunderstand the purpose of references. The purpose of a reference is to back up what has already been said. Once that is done, there is no need to add another reference. That's not to say that if the existing reference does not meet the criteria listed in Wikipedia:Reliable sources it shouldn't be replaced with one that does, nor is it to say that previously-unreferenced text shouldn't have a reliable-source reference that actually backs up the text added to it. However, if you have a conflict of interest, as outlined in Wikipedia:Conflict of interest, you should not add references if doing so would be "editing with a conflict of interest." davidwr/(talk)/(contribs)/(e-mail) 00:07, 18 June 2013 (UTC)

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References[edit]

Please use high quality references per WP:MEDRS such as review articles or major textbooks. Note that review articles are NOT the same as peer reviewed articles. A good place to find medical sources is TRIP database Thanks.

Doc James (talk · contribs · email) (if I write on your page reply on mine) 01:04, 15 July 2014 (UTC)

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A page you started (Biocrates Life Sciences AG) has been reviewed![edit]

Thanks for creating Biocrates Life Sciences AG, Ventus55!

Wikipedia editor The Herald just reviewed your page, and wrote this note for you:

Good but need some inline cites in the lead section..

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Actually, the page is significantly promotional. I've tagged it as such, and intend to make some cuts, which may amount to most of the article. When we describe a company in a particular field, we do not include general information about the field, or explain why the field is important--we just link to the article. Doing anything more is appropriate or a press release, not an encyclopedia article. We never use words like "renowned" or leading" or similar puffery. We can not say "first" anything without a third party reliable source that makes the claim.
There are indeed a great many WP articles that are similarly promotional, or worse. They were accepted in earlier years when the standards were lower. We need to either upgrade or remove them. The least we can do is not add to their number.
please keep this in mind for writing your articles on scientists also.
I notice that many of the articles are translated from the German, apparently the German WP. That is of course a very good idea, but the source must be specified--it is not enough to make the interwiki link. The way we do it is specified at Wikipedia:Translation You should also be aware of some differences in style. In particular, we do not link or list all of a person's scientific articles, We includes only the few most cited, and support this with citation data , preferably from Web of Science, though Google Scholar will do .

I do some short translations myself, but I have only a ordinary scientist's knowledge of German--if I need help, I'll remember to ask you DGG ( talk ) 15:51, 8 May 2015 (UTC)

Hi, thanks for your assistance. I tried to neutralize the article and deleted some attributes like "significant", "leading" "first". I hope this'll help. Ventus55 (talk) 09:59, 20 May 2015 (UTC)

Welcome to Wikipedia from the Anatomy Wikiproject![edit]

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