He is currently writing a book on the Duke scandal, entitled The Cracks in Science.
The Duke University scandal — what can be done?
Article first published online: 25 AUG 2011
© 2011 The Royal Statistical Society
Volume 8, Issue 3, pages 113–115, September 2011
How to Cite
Ince, D. (2011), The Duke University scandal — what can be done?. Significance, 8: 113–115. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-9713.2011.00505.x
- Issue published online: 25 AUG 2011
- Article first published online: 25 AUG 2011
It took courage, persistence, and dogged research to persuade journals and indifferent academia that a major piece of cancer research was desperately flawed – even though it was guiding treatment in clinical trials. Darrel Ince tells the story, and finds that the Duke problem was not a one-off.