Tag: "faking" at medical news
The Living Cell – Manufacturing, Protecting and Thrivin
...the assembly line to produce their own proteins by faking
the commands. Viruses, for example, basically consist of a small protein capsule which surrounds its genetic make-up – usually an RNA molecule. This RNA mainly contains the blueprint for new capsule proteins. By injecting its RNA into the cell, the v...
Teacher Imprisoned for Faking Cancer
A Teacher has been imprisoned for faking
cancer to obtain donations. The teacher Heather Faria, 27, a former special education teacher //has been sentenced to two years in prison, and eight years of probation after pleading guilty to five counts of larceny and one count of gross fraud when ...
Hwang Woo Suk Suspended By Seoul National University
...thor Hwang and the six co-authors were involved in faking
research to claim that they had produced a stem cell line taken from cloned embryos and to have produced individually tailored stem cells. Both studies were published in the journal Science in 2004 and 2005.The university's investigations found in Ja...
Norwegian Cancer Expert Faked Patient Data
...hen Sudbo was confronted this week, he admitted to faking
the important data. The hospital also said that they would be reviewing the case and a panel would examine the reasons behind Dr Sudbo's actions. The Radium Hospital has stopped Dr Sudbo's other research projects and was mulling on whether he should ...
China tells officials not to hide SARS damage
...l accuracy and transparency, has a long history of faking
data.The government has moved to rescue sectors battered by SARS by offering subsidised interest payments on loans to airlines and travel agencies and a cut in taxes for other hard-hit sectors such as hotels and restaurants....