NIH Raises Concerns About Foreign Influence in Biomedical Research
NIH Raises Concerns About Foreign Influence in Biomedical Research
Information made public by US Senator Chuck Grassley reveals that a handful of allegations have recently been referred to federal investigators.
NIH Raises Concerns About Foreign Influence in Biomedical Research
NIH Raises Concerns About Foreign Influence in Biomedical Research

Information made public by US Senator Chuck Grassley reveals that a handful of allegations have recently been referred to federal investigators.

Information made public by US Senator Chuck Grassley reveals that a handful of allegations have recently been referred to federal investigators.

research integrity
Former Taiwanese National Academy Head Cleared of Corruption
Former Taiwanese National Academy Head Cleared of Corruption
Ashley Yeager | Jan 3, 2019
Wong Chi-huey, who was the president of Academia Sinica until 2016, was found not guilty of taking bribes from a pharmaceutical company.
The Open Data Explosion
The Open Data Explosion
Viviane Callier | Jan 1, 2019
Scientists are working to maximize the benefits and minimize the costs of sharing.
Top Retractions of 2018
Top Retractions of 2018
Retraction Watch | Dec 26, 2018
From a self-sampling scientist to the downfall of a leading stem cell scientist, here’s our naughty list.
Tenured Biology Professor Sacked for Research Misconduct
Tenured Biology Professor Sacked for Research Misconduct
Ashley P. Taylor | Dec 17, 2018
Fei Wang, fired from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, falsified data on grant applications.
Journals Retract 13 Papers from Heart Stem Cell Lab
Journals Retract 13 Papers from Heart Stem Cell Lab
Kerry Grens | Dec 14, 2018
It’s the latest fallout from an investigation by Harvard and Brigham and Women’s into work overseen by Piero Anversa.
University College London Geneticist Cleared of Wrongdoing
University College London Geneticist Cleared of Wrongdoing
Jef Akst | Dec 5, 2018
A second investigation by the school concludes that David Latchman, also the head of Birkbeck, University of London, was not involved in the image manipulation found in papers he coauthored.
Rice University Professor Helped Generate CRISPR’d Babies
Rice University Professor Helped Generate CRISPR’d Babies
Ashley P. Taylor | Nov 27, 2018
The college has opened an investigation into Michael Deem’s involvement.
Duke to Settle Case of Alleged Fake Data Used to Win GrantsDuke to Settle Case of Alleged Fake Data Used to Win Grants
Duke to Settle Case of Alleged Fake Data Used to Win Grants
Ashley Yeager | Nov 20, 2018
A whistleblower claims his former supervisor committed fraud when applying for government funds.
Half the Time, Psychology Results Not Reproducible: Study
Half the Time, Psychology Results Not Reproducible: Study
Ashley P. Taylor | Nov 20, 2018
These failures were not due to differences among sample populations.