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Biohazards

U.S. Right to Know (USRTK) has asked the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to declassify three documents about biosafety lapses occurring in laboratories that store dangerous...

January 8, 2021

Revisions to genomic datasets associated with four key studies on coronavirus origins add further questions about the reliability of these studies, which provide foundational support for the...

December 29, 2020

The journal Nature did not assess the reliability of important claims made in a November 17 addendum to a study on the bat-origins of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, correspondence with Nature...

December 18, 2020

Newly obtained emails offer glimpses into how a narrative of certainty developed about the natural origins of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, while key scientific questions remained. The internal...

December 14, 2020

This page lists documents in Professor Ralph Baric’s emails, which U.S. Right to Know obtained via a public records request. Dr. Baric is a coronavirus expert at the University of North Carolina,...

December 14, 2020

Last week, U.S. Right to Know reported that an influential statement in The Lancet signed by 27 prominent public health scientists about the origins of SARS-CoV-2 was organized by employees of...

November 24, 2020

Update 2.15.21 - Newly surfaced Daszak email: “No need for you to sign the ‘Statement’ Ralph!!”  Emails obtained by U.S. Right to Know show that a statement in The Lancet authored by 27...

November 18, 2020

On November 9, 2020, U.S. Right to Know released emails with senior authors of Liu et al. and Xiao et al., and staff and editors at PLoS Pathogens and Nature journals. These studies have provided...

November 12, 2020

Sign up to receive updates from the Biohazards Blog. By Sainath Suryanarayanan, PhD  Here, we provide our emails with senior authors of Liu et al. and Xiao et al., and the editors of PLoS...

November 9, 2020

In July 2020, U.S. Right to Know began submitting public records requests in pursuit of data from public institutions in an effort to discover what is known about the origins of the novel coronavirus...

November 5, 2020

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