One-third of scientists admit to research violations

A surprising 33 percent confessed to various kinds of misconduct -- such as claiming credit for someone else's work, or changing results because of pressure from a study's sponsor. The survey indicates that the misconduct involves more than a "few bad apples," said the lead author, Brian Martinson

One-third of scientists admit to research violations

BioBOOM Op/Ed: Lets clean up our act out there! Credibility for the Biotech industry is even more important than revenue at this early stage. Without naming names we could suggest a survey of various managers or companies predicting the % would be higher IF they'd be honest. Suggest one adopt the old West Point motto "Don't lie, cheat or steal nor tolerate those who do". Some of us try to but then again we're not ripping up the career path either with those proper ethics, wonder why?

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