It was in the course of the 1970s and Eighties when numerous excessive-profile circumstances of faked and fabricated research had been found in prestigious educational institutions” and resulted in congressional inquiry and public policy change. The media consideration garnered by the inquiries resulted in coverage change within the National Institute of Health (NIH) and Public Health Service (PHS) with regard to accountability, grant disbursement, investigative procedures, and the event of ethics codes in an industry that was traditionally self-policing.
Rachel Day (AU’11, Biology, middle of image) presented her work on a new technique for improving the visibility of a gaggle of very small aquatic crustaceans. The general goal of this a part of the challenge is to have the ability to examine the movement of these animals in response to chemical signals in tank experiments. The technique is being developed in collaboration with AU biology and environmental science faculty, Dr. … Read more