“I think this is the most thoroughly examined case study of research misconduct in the 2000s, and I don’t know how it has not been retracted yet,” Thacker told The BMJ. “Why would you send your kid to Brown University and pay all that tuition when the only people who seem to know what’s right are the kids on campus?”

Retraction Watch’s Oransky says he is not surprised by Brown’s silence. “Universities have become more corporate than many corporations.”

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