MRC procedure for investigating allegations of research misconduct

Medical Research Council (MRC) policy and guidance for reporting and investigating allegations of misconduct in research.



MRC policy and procedure for investigating allegations of research misconduct (PDF)

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Guidance for managers, employees, and the MRC human resources team.

The guidance includes procedures for:

  • appointing a screening committee
  • conducting a formal investigation
  • dealing with malicious allegations.


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