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Hwang Woo-suk Guilty of Fraud in Clone Research

In BUSINESS OF STEM CELLS on October 27, 2009 at 3:27 am

Disgraced Cloning Expert Convicted in South Korea

By CHOE SANG-HUN

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Snuppy - First cloned dog

Published: October 26, 2009

SEOUL, South Korea — Hwang Woo-suk, a disgraced cloning expert from South Korea who had claimed major breakthroughs in stem-cell research, was convicted Monday of falsifying his papers and embezzling government research funds. A judge sentenced him to a suspended two-year prison term, saying Dr. Hwang had shown remorse and had not taken research money for personal use.

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CLoned dog Snuppy and Dr Hwang

 

via Hwang Woo-suk Guilty of Fraud in Clone Research – NYTimes.com.

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