The Pál Schmitt academic misconduct scandal refers to allegations of plagiarism concerning the 1992 doctoral thesis and the …
In 1988 Jacques Benveniste published a paper in Nature describing the action of very high dilutions of anti-IgE antibody on the degranulation of human basophils, findings which seemed to support the concept of homeopathy. As a condition for publication Nature asked for the results to be replicated by independent laboratories. These laboratories and even Benvenistes own team failed to replicate the original results. Even though the original article was never retracted, Benevistes reputation was ruined. Nevertheless he kept faith in the power of homeopathy.
(summary from Wikipedia)
The link was last checked on May 19th, 2017.
NRIN devotes a great deal of attention to the website’s content and would greatly appreciate your suggestions of documents or links you believe to belong on this website.
This selection is an incomplete convenience sample, and does not reflect NRIN’s vision or opinion. Including an item does not necessarily mean that we agree with the authors nor does it imply we think unmentioned items are of poorer quality.
Please report any suggestions, inaccuracies or nonfunctioning hyperlinks etc. that you discover. Thanks in advance!Contact