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Corporate Sponsorship Diverts Research and Distorts Public Policy, Report Finds

Industry influence and corporate sponsorship of academic research is getting in the way of real science, and too often skews government policy when it comes to important public health questions, according to findings published in the American Journal of Public Health. The influence spans several industries, from alcohol to tobacco to food, chemical, mining and pharmaceutical, The Guardian reports.  Read more...



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