Jana Christopher

© Jana Christopher

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

C. S. Lewis

Image-Integrity offers a comprehensive service helping scientists and journals

to protect and safeguard the published record


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


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


training and coaching

  • Training for editorial staff

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

I have worked as an Image Data Integrity Analyst since 2011.

Read my recent articles:

Since leaving EMBO Press in 2015, clients include

  • eLife Sciences
  • The Royal Society
  • Springer Nature
  • Freiburg University
  • KULeuven
  • Nanyang Technical Universit and A*Star University, Singapore
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds
  • The  Journal of Hepatology
  • FEBS Press
  • The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB)
  • International Journal of Cancer at DKFZ   

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