Leaders in academia have formalized a proposal to assemble an official advisory board to support ethical behavior in research institutions
The STAP stem cell scandal at Japan’s RIKEN research institute officially came to a close on Friday where it was announced at an Osaka news conference that Haruko Obokata, the stem cell scientist behind the research, was unable to replicate her results in a recent set of experiments.
Assumptions scrutinized on career damage and funding waste
Recently, there seems to be more and more cases of scientists faking research
Another University of Utah researcher is in the hot seat not long after a fellow researcher was punished for tampering with data from 11 papers.
An internal review has discovered that, over five years, a medicine lab at the University of Utah "recklessly" fiddled with data in 11 papers.