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Department of Justice Ends Controversial China Initiative
The Trump-era program targeted scientists in an effort to prevent China from accessing sensitive information from American research institutions.
Department of Justice Ends Controversial China Initiative
Department of Justice Ends Controversial China Initiative

The Trump-era program targeted scientists in an effort to prevent China from accessing sensitive information from American research institutions.

The Trump-era program targeted scientists in an effort to prevent China from accessing sensitive information from American research institutions.

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Duke to Settle Case of Alleged Fake Data Used to Win Grants
Ashley Yeager | Nov 20, 2018 | 2 min read
A whistleblower claims his former supervisor committed fraud when applying for government funds.
Duke Sued for Millions over Fraudulent Data
Jef Akst | Sep 6, 2016 | 1 min read
A lawsuit claims that Duke University and biologist Erin Potts-Kant used bad data in projects funded by dozens of government grants.
Improving Federal Oversight of HHS Grantees
Bob Grant | Sep 4, 2015 | 1 min read
The US Department of Health and Human Services considers ways to mitigate the risk of poor performance or misuse of funds by grantees.
A Costly Case of Grant Fraud
Bob Grant | Aug 24, 2015 | 2 min read
The National Science Foundation orders Northeastern University to repay $2.7 million for nine years of mismanaging a federal grant.
Columbia Pays Millions to Settle Fraud Claim
Bob Grant | Oct 30, 2014 | 1 min read
The university has agreed to pay more than $9 million to resolve a lawsuit filed by the US government over the submission of false claims regarding federal research funds.
China Shakes Up Research Funding
Bob Grant | Oct 27, 2014 | 1 min read
Corruption and waste prompt officials to announce that by 2017, the main competitive, federal science funding programs will be eliminated, replaced by a uniform platform.
Troubled Grant Giver Can Resume
Kerry Grens | Nov 4, 2013 | 1 min read
Texas lawmakers lifted a ban on a taxpayer-funded research organization to dole out grants.
Misconduct Apology
Dan Cossins | Jan 18, 2013 | 1 min read
A neurodegenerative disease researcher found guilty of fabricating results in funding applications has written an open letter of apology and clarification.
Neuroscientist Faked Data
Dan Cossins | Jan 8, 2013 | 1 min read
A researcher who studied neurodegenerative diseases made up results from experiments yet to take place in order to apply for more funds.
Festive Fraud
Dan Cossins | Jan 2, 2013 | 1 min read
Two biomedical researchers have been found guilty of falsifying data.
Texas Cancer Agency Stops Grants
Dan Cossins | Dec 21, 2012 | 1 min read
The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas has agreed to stop awarding new grants until it addresses concerns about the integrity of is review process.
 
Texas Cancer Institute in Hot Water, Again
Jef Akst | Dec 13, 2012 | 2 min read
The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas is under investigation following further concerns about the legitimacy of its grant review process.
Double Grants, Double Trouble
Sabrina Richards | Feb 8, 2012 | 1 min read
Observers see grant application fraud as evidence that tighter controls preventing duplicate funding are necessary.
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