Category biology

The Most Innovative Countries In Biology And Medicine

The Most Innovative Countries In Biology And Medicine Very interesting paper published 2 years ago in forbes site: Link:http://www.forbes.com/sites/matthewherper/2011/03/23/the-most-innovative-countries-in-biology-and-medicine/ Matthew Herper, Forbes Staff I cover science and medicine, and believe this is biology’s century. It’s a threat deeply rooted in the American psyche, placed there sometime between Thomas Edison and Sputnik: the idea that we’re […]

Les bandits de la science (suite): Pr Hwang Woo-suk: le come back

Les bandits de la science (suite): Pr Hwang Woo-suk: le come back 2013. link: http://www.lemonde.fr/asie-pacifique/article/2013/05/07/le-retour-controverse-du-pionnier-du-clonage_3172779_3216.html C’est l’une des figures les plus controversées du monde scientifique qui revient petit à petit sur le devant de la scène médiatique. La chaîne National Geographic a diffusé, en avril, un documentaire sur la découverte dans le permafrost sibérien, en […]

Bandits of science: Pr Hwang Woo-suk: The come-back

Bandits of science: Pr Hwang Woo-suk: The come-back his story: link: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/27/world/asia/27clone.html?_r=0&adxnnl=1&ref=hwangwoosuk&adxnnlx=1381840998-GT2TV2QqIZkXVPm7WtV6Mg 2006 SEOUL, South Korea — Hwang Woo-suk, a disgraced cloning expert from South Korea who had claimed major breakthroughs in stem-cell research, was convicted Monday of falsifying his papers and embezzling government research funds. A judge sentenced him to a suspended two-year prison […]

Bandits of Scientific Research

Bandits of Scientific Research I recommand this website to understand how some “scientists cheat” and how this kind of conduct may have dramatic consequences on patients health. As in all professions bandits exist in science. It is important to denounce these facts. Dr Grant Steen published several papers that  speak about misconduct in science. He […]

Les bandits de la recherche scientifique

article in french Les bandits de la recherche scientifique: Tout n’est pas clean!!!! Comme dans tous les milieux professionnels, la recherche n’est pas épargnée par certains comportements malhonnêtes. Ce type de comportements  peut se manifester sous différentes formes: manipulation et falsification des résultats, plagiats, abus de la part des directeurs de laboratoires envers leurs employés […]

Science evaluation Calculate your controversial :) h-index:

Science evaluation Calculate your controversial 🙂 h-index:   University of southampton link: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/ Calculate your h-index (Hirsch index) in Google Scholar  What is the h-index?  e.g. a h-index of 20 means the researcher has 20 papers each of which has been cited 20+ times.   An alternative to total citations which can be disproportionately affected […]

Science evalauation:

Science evaluation:  Journal of impact factor 2012: A pdf version of this journal is available in the following link: http://www.uotechnology.edu.iq/appsciences/indexhome/promotion/Impact_Factor_2012.pdf