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Feature: New Defence Act Handcuffs Science
Australian scientists risk huge fines and even imprisonment under new laws that will give Defence bureaucrats extraordinary powers over their research.
Quandary: Should Scientists Declare Non-Financial Conflicts of Interest?
Conflicts of interest are rife in scientific research, but non-financial conflicts of interest are often overlooked.
Up Front: Don’t Bite the Hand that Funds
Corporate interests have a heavy hand in how research is designed, conducted and reported.