Research Methodology ASR702. By Reaz Uddin , Ph. D. Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi. Course Contents. Public Safety (Dr. Raza Shah) (2 classes)
Research Methodology ASR702
Reaz Uddin, Ph. D.
Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research,
International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences,
University of Karachi
Scientific Integrity and Misconduct
Conscience is the inner voicewhich warns us thatsomeone may be looking.
Hwang Woo-suk (Korean: 황우석, born January 29, 1953) is a South Korean veterinarian and researcher. He was a professor of theriogenology and biotechnology at Seoul National University (dismissed on March 20, 2006) who became infamous for fabricating a series of experiments, which appeared in high-profile journals, in the field of stem cell research. Until November 2005, he was considered one of the pioneering experts in the field, best known for two articles published in the journal Science in 2004 and 2005 where he reported to have succeeded in creating human embryonic stem cells by cloning.
Eric Poehlman (born c. 1956), a scientist in the field of human obesity and aging, was the first academic in the United States to be jailed for falsifying data in a grant application. His notorious crime was to publish utterly fraudulent research alleging hormone replacement injections as a therapy for menopause, when it fact it had no proven medical benefits at all.
To ensure that the scientific record is correct (science & society)
To comply with regulations (individual)
To prevent future misconduct (science & society)
To protect one’s own reputation (individual) or the reputation of another (science & society)
To punish wrongdoer (individual)
Allegations are not borne out (individual)
Time, effort and emotion intensive (individual)
Retaliation by respondent or respondent’s institution (individual)
Gain reputation as a trouble-maker (individual)