Top US cancer center moves to terminate staff amid Chinese spying concerns

This article was originally published by Radio Free Asia and is reprinted with permission.A top cancer research center in the United States is taking steps to fire three scientists amid concerns that the Chinese government is trying to steal U.S. scientific research, according to U.S. media reports.The MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, took the action after receiving e-mails last year from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) outlining conflicts of interests or unreported foreign income linked to five of its faculty members, the Houston Chronicle reported in an article jointly produced with Science Magazine.

Source: Top US cancer center moves to terminate staff amid Chinese spying concerns

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