HIV Vaccine fraud: the researcher admits committing fraud sentenced to jail

HIV Vaccine fraud: researcher admits committing fraud sentenced to jail

Dong-Pyou Han, who was sentenced earlier this month to nearly five years in prison for faking the results of HIV vaccine experiments, has appealed the decision.

According to Report on Research Compliance, which first reported the news, the appeal was filed on July 15. In addition to the prison sentence, Han had been ordered on July 1to repay more than $7 million to the U.S. National Institutes of Health, and to serve three years of supervised release following his prison term.

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