B – Authorship and industry support

Pollock RE, Ewer MS. The integrity of authorship: doing the right thing. Cancer 2010;116(17):3986-3987. (DOI: 10.1002/cncr.25268)

This article examines the balance between industry support and integrity of authorship. All articles submitted to peer-reviewed journals should be accompanied by full acknowledgement of industry-financed contributions, so that editors and readers can be clear about any relationship that could influence objectivity.