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IMAGE INTEGRITY

Jana Christopher

© Jana Christopher

Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.

C. S. Lewis

 

Image-Integrity offer a comprehensive service helping scientists and journals

to protect and safeguard the published record

Screening

of scientific images

 

  • Regular screening of manuscript figures for journals as part of the publication workflow

 

  • Pre-submission screening of figures as a service to authors

 

Investigations

of potential misconduct

 

  • Co-operration with scientific institutes and journals

 

  • Investigation of image manipulation in the published literature - assessing the validity of claims of illegitimate image manipulation

 

Seminars,

training and coaching

 

  • Training for editorial staff

 

  • Seminars for PhD students and young scientists as part of their research integrity education

Jana Christopher worked for several years as a Data Integrity Analyst for EMBO Press.

Since leaving EMBO in late 2015, clients include

  • Springer Nature
  • eLife Sciences
  • FEBS Press
  • Nanyang Technical University, Singapore
  • The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB)
  • International Journal of Cancer at DKFZ
  • Jana spoke at a Research Integrity conference jointly organized by Nanyang Technological University,

the Agency for Science, Technology and Research, and the National University of Singapore

 

During the 4th World Congress on Research Integrity in Rio de Janeiro in June 2015, she spoke to Nature News about her work: