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Possible Fraud In Resveratrol Studies Being Investigated
2012-01-12 11:29:48

A University of Connecticut researcher, Dipak K. Das - researching the link between aging and a substance found in red wine - has been found to have committed more than 100 acts of data fabrication and falsification, the university said on Wednesday, throwing most of his research into question. University officials, after an internal review, found 145 instances over seven years in which Das fabricated, falsified and manipulated data, and the US Office of Research Integrity has opened an...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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