Former OSU Employee Charged With Aiding China

Jul 10, 2020

Song Guo Zheng

Federal prosecutors have charged a former Ohio State University employee with using federal grant money to develop research that was funneled to China. 

57-year-old  Song Guo Zheng allegedly used 4.1 million dollars in NIH grantsto help develop China’s expertise in rheumatology and immunology. He is also charged with making false statements about working in China while employed at universities in the U.S. He's being held without bond.