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Double Duty at NIH

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Science  24 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5240, pp. 1289
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5240.1289


A powerful incentive in recruiting top scientists to administrative posts at the National Institutes of Health— including NIH Director Harold Varmus—is the opportunity to continue running a lab. But some wonder whether these arrangements entail a conflict of interest.