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Scientists Fabricate Falsify Research?-PLosONE

Postby wolfhnd on May 28th, 2009, 8:20 pm 

The frequency with which scientists fabricate and falsify data

, or commit other forms of scientific misconduct is a matter of controversy. Many surveys have asked scientists directly whether they have committed or know of a colleague who committed research misconduct, but their results appeared difficult to compare and synthesize. This is the first meta-analysis of these surveys.

http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Ad ... ne.0005738
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