gSpecifies steps that will be taken in cases of suspected plagiarism and failure to provide data.
h Policies are “in place regarding reporting scientific misconduct, but these are internal and not listed externally.”
i “Cases of deliberate misrepresentation of data will result in rejection of the paper and will be reported to the corresponding author’s home institution or funding agency.”
j “Cases in which the (image) manipulation affects the interpretation of the data will result in revocation of acceptance, and will be reported to the corresponding author’s home institution or funding agency.”
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