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UT Health Science Center Pays More than $2.3 Million to Resolve Allegations

HOUSTON - The University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC) at Houston has paid $2,396,769.76 to resolve allegations that its Human Genetics Center misappropriated grant funds the National Institutes of Health (NIH) provided for research related to the impact of genomic variation on individual health and the health of families and populations, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. A component of UTHealth, UTHSCH is one of the largest research institutions in the United States.


Action Details

  • Date:January 31, 2019
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions