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data forcing

Making the conclusion fit the hypothesis of a study or experiment, beyond what the available data naturally suggests.
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"There should have been a little more (exclusion) as we had evidence of legacy data manipulation. We thought re-verification will be ordered.
The 2009 Census, by the government's own admission, was marred by data manipulation and glaring errors.
Regulators examining test data manipulation for Zolgensma, a gene-therapy drug made by Novartis, are focusing on the company's two-month delay in launching a formal inquiry, The Wall Street Journal's Thomas M.
(Alliance News) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG said Monday it intends to answer questions from a US legislator regarding the delay in informing US regulators about data manipulation for its Zolgensma treatment until after approval, Reuters reported.
Earlier, the focal person had confessed that polio eradication teams were involved in data manipulation to show better performance.
Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS)'s Zolgensma, the first gene therapy approved for pediatric patients with spinal muscular dystrophy Type 1, has caught the FDA's attention due to a disclosure by the product's manufacturer about a data manipulation issue.
A month after the approval, the FDA discovered a "data manipulation issue that impacts the accuracy of certain data from product testing performed in animals," according to the agency.
According to Namfrel, the transparency server data outage on the night of election day was 'worrisome' for stakeholders, especially among candidates, causing them to wonder the possibility of data manipulation.
Summary: Data manipulation attacks--attacks in which adversaries don't take data but instead make subtle, stealthy tweaks to data usually to elicit some type of gain--can be just as, if not more crippling for organizations than theft.
The human factor and access to databases make data manipulation possible.
So far some 2,700 cases have been reanalysed out more than 10,500 identified as potentially being affected by data manipulation at Randox Testing Services (RTS).