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Aug 31, 2020
#08 - Summer of Open Science - Scientific Misconduct feat. Dr. Elisabeth Bik - Part 2
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In this episode of the Offspring Podcast, Srinath and Niko talk to Dr. Elisabeth Bik, a scientific consultant/detective, who is uncovering publications committing scientific misconduct. We discuss details about fake journals, fake papers and how to deal with misconduct if we somehow come across it in our daily research lives.  If these topics interest you, find out more details in the interview and here are some links with additional information on Dr. Elisabeth Bik. 


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Paper on Image Duplication in the biomedical field:

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