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Lab sabotage deemed research misconduct (with exclusive surveillance video)

Vipul Bhrigu, a former University of Michigan postdoc who sabotaged the work of a graduate student in his lab last year, has now been debarred from US federal funding for three years. The Office of Research Integrity (ORI), part of the US Department of Health and Human Services issued a finding of research misconduct for Bhrigus acts. Nature has been following up on the story that it reported in September of last year and now provides exclusive video of Bhrigu getting caught in the act.


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