TITLE

Popovic defends role in AIDS research

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Phyllida
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/24/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1783, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that former colleague of virologist Robert Gallo at the U.S. National Cancer Institute, Mikulas Popovic has defended his role in the research that led to the first blood test for HIV. Popovic's rebuttal of accusations of scientific misconduct; Popovic's demand for a withdrawal of a draft report criticizing him and Gallo; Delay in the reports' publication due to the resignation of its author, Suzanne Hadley.
ACCESSION #
10552563

 

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