Sometimes when people do a certain thing or take out some proceeding they forget or sometimes they ignore the ethical and medico legal issues related to that work. Ethical and legal issue is related to the use of those things which are not been allowed. Sometimes scientists may perform experiments on some organisms that are religiously important to a particular group. So in that case they have to take permission of that person or concerned society.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on June, 2014