Tag: NIH

The NIH has restarted the 'Bat Virus Grant' to Peter Daszak and EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit research organization in New York City, which is a new 4-year grant that represents a stripped-down version of the original grant.
The U.S. government's grants are subject to a number of requirements, including sufficient experiment supervision and prompt results reporting. Due to failure to meet certain conditions, the NIH is set to end the grant for the Wuhan lab which included making bat coronaviruses more dangerous.
Many of us with a libertarian frame of mind presume as a matter of theory that the interests of business are at odds with those of government. That’s generally true for businesses of a certain size. The regulations and taxes one faces in running an enterprise in the “land of free” are utterly shocking, as any small business owner can tell you. Even gaining the legal right to pay an employee is an arduous undertaking.
Just before the outbreak, the NIAID, headed by Dr. Fauci, funded a grant for monkeypox treatment research, especially tecovirimat.
Joe Biden has created a DARPA for health, namely ARPA-H. When looking at the "Authorities needed by ARPA-H" as mentioned in the Fact Sheet, it is clear that the agency will have a lot of control over its initiatives.
China's leadership has thus far declined to help with a global investigation into the pandemic's roots. Now, the NIH director has confirmed that the agency hid COVID origins at the request of Chinese scientists.
According to a nonprofit government watchdog, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and hundreds of its experts, including the agency's recently departed head, Dr. Francis Collins, and Dr. Anthony Fauci, received an estimated $350 million in secret royalties.
According to a new analysis by a group opposed to publicly-funded animal research, federal grant winners breached the law by investing an approximate $246 million in taxpayer cash on cannabis and e-cigarette animal tests. Taxpayers paid an approximate $1.5 million for pregnant mice to be treated with marijuana metabolites in the research.
A NIH spokesperson denied that the government "deleted" genetic sequencing information on the COVID-19 virus from a Chinese laboratory, however the data was "suppressed," according to an NIH whistleblower.
In a recent interview, Dr. Anthony Fauci stated that he has been contemplating resigning from the post he has occupied since 1984.