Australian hospitals duped by fake doctor
Celebrity surgeon Paolo Macchiarini under fire in Sweden and the US
Out of 100 papers, only 31 could be replicated.
Increasingly surrogacy services offer rich pickings for con artists.
A Californian women has been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment after she misappropriated US$2.5 million from a surrogacy company. Tonya Ann Collins, 37, set up the company Surrogenesis in 2005, along with the escrow company Michael Charles Independent Financial Holding Group.
Korean scientists will need more than a stiff drink to recover their joie de vivre after another stem cell researcher at Seoul National University has admitted that she manipulated data for articles published in an international journal.
Many of the most heated policy debates in bioethics hinge on the accuracy of the research -- in biology, medicine and social science. So anything which affects the reliability of scientific knowledge also has a bearing on bioethics.
A Nevada paediatrician has been charged with conspiring to implant chronically ill patients with stem cells collected from human placentas.
Bargain prices for stem cell injections
Crowd cheers, “We trust Dr Hwang! Cheer up, Dr Hwang!”