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Some early SARS-CoV-2 viral sample data was deleted from an NIH database and later recovered, providing additional insights into the origins of COVID-19.
Recovery of Deleted COVID-19 Data From NIH Database, Removal Request Made by Chinese Scientist
Some of the earliest viral samples from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic submitted by a Chinese researcher were removed from a shared database maintained by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), according to...
Trump's order in 2020 to cut funding to a project being conducted at the Wuhan Institute of Virology was opposed by Fauci and NIH Director Francis Collins.
Fauci Opposed Trump’s Order to Cut Funding to the Wuhan Institute of Virology
In April 2020, the Trump administration cut funding for a project studying the spread of coronaviruses from bats to humans. The project was being carried out at the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), a lab...
An NIH study has examined possible links between marijuana use and the risk of suicide.
NIH Study: Increased Suicide Risk Among Regular Marijuana Users
A new study by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) claims that the use of marijuana increases the risk of suicide among its users. The study, published on June 22 in the Journal of the...
NIH Admits to ‘No Control’ Over How US Grants Were Used at Wuhan Institute of Virology
During an interview with radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt published June 2 on YouTube, Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institute for Health (NIH) and Dr. Anthony Fauci’s boss, admitted that the U.S....
Many colleges have announced COVID-19 vaccine mandates, which professionals and professional organizations say violate the rights of students.
COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for Millions of Students Face Harsh Criticism From Physicians
More than 100 colleges and universities across the United States are currently asking students to get a Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine in order to attend classes in the fall. Public figures, physicians, and professional...