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8% of researchers in Dutch survey have falsified or fabricated data

Updated: Jul 9, 2022

An estimated 8% of scientists who participated in an anonymous survey of research practices at Dutch universities confessed to falsifying and/or fabricating data at least once between 2017 and 2020. More than 10% of medical and life-science researchers admitted to committing this type of fraud, the survey found. The full article was published by Nature.

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