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  • Professor's plagiarism justified in Canada

    04/08/2005 10:04:53 AM PDT · by Pyshnov · 4 replies · 363+ views
    University of Toronto fraud ^ | April 8, 2005 | Michael Pyshnov
    In 1985 I was a mature PhD student at the University of Toronto. Two of my papers were published earlier in The Journal of Theoretical Biology. I postulated and described a "division wave" of cells in the tissue and showed that the division wave is the only way in which the cells can divide and multiply without destroying the structure of the tissue. In my PhD research I made the discovery (predicted by me) of embryonic cell patterns responsible for the structure of adult organs in Drosophila. The opinion of the Department about me was this: "We estimate he is...
  • Researchers fake AIDS study data

    12/05/2003 6:22:51 AM PST · by .cnI redruM · 24 replies · 175+ views
    THE WASHINGTON TIMES ^ | 5 Dec 03 | By Robert Stacy McCain
    <p>Three Maryland researchers have admitted fabricating interviews with teenagers for a study on AIDS prevention that received more than $1 million in federal funds.</p> <p>Lajuane Woodard, Sheila Blackwell and Khalilah Creek were employed by the University of Maryland at Baltimore's department of pediatrics as researchers on the study, funded by a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).</p>