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Allegations of fabricated research undermine key Alzheimer’s theory

Allegations of fabricated research undermine key Alzheimer’s theory

Allegations that part of a key 2006 study of Alzheimer’s disease may have been fabricated have rocked the research community, calling into question the validity of the study’s influential results. Science magazine said Thursday that it uncovered evidence that images in the much-cited study, published 16 years ago in the journal Nature, may have been …

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University of Minnesota scientist responds to fraud allegations in Alzheimer's research

University of Minnesota scientist responds to fraud allegations in Alzheimer’s research

A senior University of Minnesota scientist said it is “devastating” that a colleague might have doctored images to prop up research, but she defended the authenticity of her groundbreaking work on the origins of Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Karen Ashe declined to comment about a U investigation into the veracity of studies led by Sylvain Lesné, …

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