clinical trials

Experimenter’s Gender Can Skew Science

Experimenter’s Gender Can Skew Science

There could be a crisis in science, especially in the social and even medical sciences: Results are difficult to reproduce. Groundbreaking papers might reveal a first set of results, but attempts to repeat the studies reveal a different and sometimes even conflicting new set.

Florida Clinic Blinds Three Patients In Botched ‘Clinical Trial’

Florida Clinic Blinds Three Patients In Botched ‘Clinical Trial’

An unproven stem cell therapy conducted by a Florida clinic has blinded three patients in an apparent clinical trial gone horribly wrong. The incident showcases the extent to which unscrupulous clinics will take advantage of desperate patients — and how the lack of government oversight contributes to the problem.