November 24, 2012

Drug Company Money Undermines Science

Charles Seife, Scientific American


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When Robert Lindsay chose to become a medical researcher in the early 1970s, he did not do it for the money. His field—the effect of hormones on bone—was a backwater. It was also a perfect opportunity for a young researcher to make his mark and, he hoped, help millions of people who suffered from the bone disease osteoporosis.

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TAGGED: National Institute Of Health, Scientific Research, Money, Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

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