A Chinese doctor analyses CT scans of lung cancer patients at the Jingdong Zhongmei private hospital in Yanjiao, China's Hebei Province. Photo: AP

Mainland China’s authorities must act on faked research

Thanks to the rapid and loosely regulated development of academic, scientific and medical research in the mainland, fraud has been reported on an unprecedented scale. But if these irregularities are not weeded out, it’s genuine research that will suffer.

Topic |   China science

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A Chinese doctor analyses CT scans of lung cancer patients at the Jingdong Zhongmei private hospital in Yanjiao, China's Hebei Province. Photo: AP
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