Reinout Verbeke (°1981) studied Germanic Languages and journalism, and works as news coordinator and - since 2005 - editor at Eos science journal. He also puts together the Eos Weekly for iPad. Furthermore, he is the initiator of, a blog portal for scientists.


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Reinout Verbeke

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Science Fraud in Flanders

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One in twelve medical scientists in Flanders admits to making up or ‘massaging’ data in order for it to match a hypothesis. And almost six in twelve see such fraudulent practices happening around them. They identify high publication pressure as one of the causes.