Distorting Genetic Research About Cancer: From Bench Science to Press Release to Published News

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleDistorting Genetic Research About Cancer: From Bench Science to Press Release to Published News Author(S)Jean M. Brechman (Author)
Abstract  This study considered genetic research relating to cancer outcomes and behaviors, specifically investigating the extent to which claims made in press releases (N = 23) and mainstream print media (N = 71) were fairly derived from their original presentation in scholarly journals (N = 20). ...Paginationp 496–513
SubjectCommunicationDescriptorsCommunication
Journal TitleJournal of Communication  
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