Sid Gilman

Health
2:07 pm
Wed November 21, 2012

Money, ego, and meds: Why would UM doc sell out to hedge fund?

Dr. Sid Gilman of the University of Michigan
University of Michigan Health Systems

You're an 80-year-old famed neurologist at the University of Michigan. You're a giant in your field, with a list of honors and awards as long as your arm. You're such a big name in Alzheimer's research that major drug companies ask you to run their clinical trials.

And then you blow it all by giving secret information to a hedge fund investor in what the FBI and the SEC are calling most lucrative insider trading scheme ever. 

But, why?

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