ERIC Number: EJ461455
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
University Deals with Drug Companies Raise Concerns over Autonomy, Secrecy.
Nicklin, Julie L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v39 n29 pA25-26 Mar 24 1993
The large, exclusive research deal the Scripps Research Institute (California) made with one drug company has drawn criticism for conflict of interest. Critics fear researchers will focus more on marketing than on pure science and will protect corporate interests. Much of the deal-making is with foreign companies, sending profits overseas. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A