Women scientists again excluded, there is no German woman nominated for the 2016 edition of the prestigious "Deutscher Zukunftspreis" Prize...Read more
EuroScientist has issued a special issue on research integrity..Read more
What are the consequences of duplication of scientific publications?...Read more
10 Sept. 2016 - Scientific fraud - CNRS and ETH Zurich are setting up a scientific commission of inquiry [English].
The French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETHZ) are setting up a commission of inquiry..Read more
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Efforts to reduce irreproducibility in research must also tackle the temptation to cheat, argue Donald S. Kornfeld and Sandra L. Titus...Read more
27 August 2016 - Women in STEM - Marthe Gautier at an exhibition of the Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany [English].
A french version of this article was also published on our french blog.Read more
The Royal Academy of Belgium has edited an interesting report about the evaluation of research.Read more
Henrietta Lacks was an African-American woman whose cells were removed and used in biomedical research without her permission or knowledge. She died on October, 4th, 1951 at the age of 31..Read more
We have assembled for our readers a list of 12 books about women in STEM to read this summer.Read more
Science Europe has released a new survey report entitled "Research Integrity Practices in Science Europe Member Organisations.Read more
Science Europe´s Working Group on Research Integrity has published a new brochure entitled "Seven Reasons to Care about Integrity in Research".Read more
10 July 2015 - Scientific Fraud : CNRS/ETH researcher suspended for two years after scientific misconducts discovered in his work.
The French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) decided to suspend Olivier Voinnet for two years, after investigations found evidence of misconduct in his work.Read more
The Secretary of State for Higher Education and Research Marc Hansen officially announced the launch of a national structure for research integrity in Luxembourg.Read more
30 September 2015 - Research Ethics : Discovery of Trisomy 21 - Marthe Gautier vs. Lejeune Foundation - A New Report Published by the Ethics Committee of INSERM.
The French Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) has published a report about the issue of Trisomy 21..Read more
28 August 2014 - Scientific Fraud : RIKEN announced that it was unable to replicate stem cell results
After a series of scandals of scientific misconduct, the Riken research institute in Kobe, Japan, reported that they have been unable to reproduce so-called STAP cells.Read more
23 September 2014 - Publication Ethics : A COPE discussion related to producing a "Standard Retraction Form".Read more
Le Monde has published a stand about research integrity...Read more
A nice article in French published today by Camille Le Tallec andRead more