Bungener M, Hadchouel M. Role of research institutions in management of scientific fraud: the example of Inserm scientific integrity delegation. [article in French] La Presse Medicale 2012;41(9):841-846
Very few French research institutions have a scientific integrity office. Scientific integrity is closely linked to the organisation, management, and evaluation of all research activities. In 1999 the French Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (Inserm) created a "Scientific Integrity delegation", and its activity is described in this article.