Research Misconduct

Anil Potti Research Misconduct Case Heads to Court

It’s a sad/bad day for science when the ranks of cases used for teaching about research misconduct grow.  The case of Anil Potti and Duke University is one of the most recent high profile cases involving a multiple of serious issues ~ a whistleblower who was ignored, falsification of research data, individual and institutional conflicts of interest, retracted publications, a falsified CV (Potti claimed he was a Rhodes scholar) and clinical trials involving human subjects co

NSF OIG Reports on Research Misconduct Investigations

In its September 2014 Semiannual Report to Congress, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports on a series of misconduct investigations, involving data falsification and fabrication, and plagiarism (starting on page 25).  The report details plagiarism in NSF proposals from Maine to Florida to California.

NSF OIG Reports on Research Misconduct Investigations

In the March 2014 Semiannual Report to Congress, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspe

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