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We oftentimes get questions about the funding source of research cited, or whether the researchers within Universities are "paid for" by private companies. Here, Peggy Lemaux, PhD, from the University of California at Berkeley, weighs in on how university scientists receive funding and what that means for the results. 


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True? or Not? "When a company funds research, the results are biased."

Peggy Lemaux SAYS...

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As a public sector scientist, I have no obligation to speak either for or against the private sector or their efforts. I analyze available scientific evidence and come to my own conclusions. 

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