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Former MIT professor spared jail for grant fraud

A prompt confession, and letters from senior scientists begging for clemency, helped a former MIT professor Luk Van Parijs avoid jail for grant fraud. Article at Nature.

See also earlier articles on this case:

Former MIT biologist penalized for falsifying data Nature (February 2009)

Data irregularities in the work of MIT professor New Scientist (October 2005)

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