Japan university reveals more claims of fabricated drug data

A Japanese university on Wednesday said it would retract a study that touted the effectiveness of a blood pressure drug made by Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis because it was based on fabricated data.

The move was the latest chapter in a growing scandal over allegations that bogus data were used in a string of Japanese university studies for the drug Valsartan, which exaggerated its effectiveness in preventing strokes and angina.

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