TITLE

David Baltimore

PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/16/91, Vol. 111 Issue 25, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that 53-year-old molecular biologist David Baltimore resigned last week as president of New York's Rockefeller University after a mere 18-month tenure. Baltimore has been dogged for the past five years by claims that he mishandled accusations of scientific fraud against a colleague with whom he co-authored a paper on genetics.
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9112162172

 

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