Allegations of Research Misconduct: Red Wine Study (Resveratrol)
- 1Jan 12, '12 by VickyRN Senior Moderatordipak k. das, a university of connecticut researcher who studied the link between aging and a substance found in red wine (resveratrol) has committed more than 100 acts of data fabrication and falsification, the university said wednesday (1/11/2012), throwing much of his work into doubt.
unequivocal image manipulation – data fabrication – 57 instances noted
splicing – data fabrication ‐ 20 instances noted
background erasure – data falsification ‐ 16 instances noted
duplication – data fabrication ‐ 52 instances noted