research

(redirected from exempt research)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.

research

[ri′sərch]
(science and technology)
Scientific investigation aimed at discovering and applying new facts, techniques, and natural laws.
References in periodicals archive ?
Federal guidelines allow the use of existing data for exempt research (Protection of Human Subjects, 46.
This tendency explains why IRBs ended up being the focal point for research oversight of non-federally funded research, and many IRBs insist on reviewing exempt research to determine whether it is exempt.
9) She maintained that the litmus for exempt research should be the purpose for which a patented invention is used, rather than the stage of drug development.