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For Many Scientists, the Madoff Scandal Suddenly Hits Home

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Science  02 Jan 2009:
Vol. 323, Issue 5910, pp. 25
DOI: 10.1126/science.323.5910.25

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The alleged Ponzi scheme created by Wall Street investor Bernard L. Madoff has touched many scientists, including dozens who received funding from a respected charitable group that was decimated when the fraud collapsed.