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Safeguard Research Integrity

How to Protect  Your College’s Research  From Undue  Corporate Influence 2

As universities find themselves increasingly forced to court industry dollars, their need for private-sector partners may outpace their willingness to set firm rules on ethical boundaries or to investigate when things go wrong. There’s little consensus on what should be done, but some proposals for better safeguards may offer administrators ideas for preventing corporate influence on campus.