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Unformatted text preview: • Woo Suk Hwang fabricated data involving stem cell research • Requested eggs from female interns/employees • Gerald Schatten – discredited as a result; senior author, no work performed • May discredit stem cell research as a whole What Have We Learnt from Vioxx? – Harlan Krumholz • Merck withholds information regarding cardiovascular problems associated with Vioxx • Academic ghostwriters (names tacked on to make a paper look more legit) • Falsified data • FDA issued recall Maker of Heart Device Kept Flaw from Doctors – Barry Meier • Guidant corporation produces defibrillators • Withheld information from physicians • Notified FDA 10 months after problem was discovered • FDA issued recall...
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This note was uploaded on 04/23/2011 for the course BIME 2102 taught by Professor Kim during the Spring '11 term at UVA.
- Spring '11