Teruhiko Wakayama - updates

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'Phony' stem cell research scientist to be punished in Japan

Apr 01, 2014 - 3:14 PM

The punishment is expected to be meted out to lead researcher Haruko Obokata and her more experienced colleagues

PUNISHMENT. Riken Institute investigation committee chief Shunsuke Ishi (L) explains an interim investigation report with photo datas at the institute during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, March 14, 2014. Kimimasa Mayama/EPA

Japan institute may retract 'game-changing' cell study: reports

Mar 14, 2014 - 1:05 PM

At issue are allegations that researchers used erroneous image data – crucial to supporting the study – which resembled those used in the 2011 dissertation

RETRACTION? This handout picture, released from Japan's Kyoto University Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA) on January 23, 2013 shows part of the renal tubule cells (red part) which were differentiated from human stem cells at the CiRA in Kyoto. Kyoto University/AFP

Stem cell scientist calls for retraction of study

Mar 11, 2014 - 1:06 PM

The study faced hard questions as the Japanese research institute that sponsored the study probed into the credibility of the study data

STEM CELLS. This handout picture, released from Japan's Kyoto University Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA) on January 23, 2013 shows part of the renal tubule cells (red part) which were differentiated from human stem cells at the CiRA in Kyoto. Kyoto University/AFP