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Double Jeopardy for Gallo

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Science  31 May 2002:
Vol. 296, Issue 5573, pp. 1615-1616
DOI: 10.1126/science.1070830

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Science Fictions A Scientific Mystery, a Massive Cover-Up, and the Dark Legacy of Robert Gallo. John Crewdson. Little, Brown, New York, 2002. 688 pp. $27.95, C$39.95. ISBN 0-316-13476-7.

Expanding and filling in the claims he made in his 1989 Chicago Tribune article, Crewdson follows the story of the Gallo case through 1995. He charges Gallo with a wide variety of unethical behavior during the discovery and isolation of HIV.