investigation
Investigation Finds Pathologist Guilty of Systemic Misconduct
Investigation Finds Pathologist Guilty of Systemic Misconduct
Bob Grant | Oct 19, 2016
A Wayne State University probe into allegations of research misconduct leveled against pathologist Fazlul Sarkar has found the scientist guilty of multiple instances of image manipulation, among other infractions.
Ditch the Floss?
Ditch the Floss?
Bob Grant | Aug 3, 2016
US government agencies can’t provide strong scientific evidence that flossing is beneficial.
Macchiarini May Face Involuntary Manslaughter Charges
Macchiarini May Face Involuntary Manslaughter Charges
Bob Grant | Jun 23, 2016
The embattled stem cell researcher faces a new investigation exploring his culpability in the deaths of two patients he treated.
Swedish Research Council: Macchiarini, Karolinska Skipped Ethical Review
Swedish Research Council: Macchiarini, Karolinska Skipped Ethical Review
Bob Grant | May 3, 2016
The federal agency publishes a brief note alleging another ethical breach by former Karolinska Institute researcher Paolo Macchiarini.
Theranos in Criminal Probe
Theranos in Criminal Probe
Kerry Grens | Apr 19, 2016
Federal officials are investigating whether the diagnostics company misled investors.
Congress Subpoenas Medical Organizations
Congress Subpoenas Medical Organizations
Bob Grant | Apr 5, 2016
A US House of Representatives panel has requested information from several research bodies and abortion providers as part of a sweeping investigation of fetal tissue research.
Karolinska Lets Macchiarini Go
Karolinska Lets Macchiarini Go
Bob Grant | Mar 24, 2016
The embattled artificial organ researcher has been dismissed over the fallout from several misconduct allegations leveled against him.
Macchiarini Coauthor Removed From Paper
Macchiarini Coauthor Removed From Paper
Kerry Grens | Mar 7, 2016
A whistleblower asked to have his named pulled from a study led by the embattled surgeon.
Author Nets Seven Retractions
Author Nets Seven Retractions
Kerry Grens | Feb 22, 2016
Biochemical Pharmacology pulls papers coauthored by a scientist whose work has been under investigation at MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Karolinska Institute Head Steps Down
Karolinska Institute Head Steps Down
Tracy Vence | Feb 16, 2016
Vice-Chancellor Anders Hamsten is resigning from his post amidst another investigation into the work of surgeon Paolo Macchiarini.