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Duke Sued for Millions over Fraudulent Data
Jef Akst | Sep 6, 2016
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
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
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
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
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
Texas lawmakers lifted a ban on a taxpayer-funded research organization to dole out grants.
Dan Cossins | Jan 18, 2013
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
A researcher who studied neurodegenerative diseases made up results from experiments yet to take place in order to apply for more funds.
Dan Cossins | Jan 2, 2013
Two biomedical researchers have been found guilty of falsifying data.
Texas Cancer Agency Stops Grants
Dan Cossins | Dec 21, 2012
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.