Testing on animals isn’t just cruel and ineffective, it’s also completely unnecessary. From organs-on-chips to 3-D human lung models, the future of scientific research is already here and it’s 100% animal-free.
While noting that some off-label uses are reasonable, a professor at @JohnsHopkinsSPH says the "issue is a large majority of off-label prescribing is not supported by the scientific evidence."
Dr. Fauci: "One of the things this outbreak has taught us is humility ... you have to be flexible enough to change your thinking as more data and scientific thinking comes in." #USNLive
"This was not a pollyannish view," Birx went on. "I’ve never been called pollyannish, or non-scientific, or non-data driven. I will stake my 40-year career on those fundamental principles of using data to implement better programs and save lives."
"One of the things this virus has taught us is humility … you have to be flexible enough to change your thinking as more data and more scientific evidence come through. You can’t be fixed." -- Dr. Fauci to @usnews
Three scientific organisations have proposed plans for the US to gain control of the pandemic as a leading Democrat declared that it was a “public health catastrophe” with more infections and deaths than any other country
#NewSARS Disinformation Disinformation expert Carl Bergstrom gives tips on how to stay calm and make sense of pandemic news. Best point - scientific experts CHANGE their position as more data comes in [nonsensical to call earlier statements lies]
"In autumn 2019 this virus did not exist in the universe. Now more than six months and 10,000 scientific papers later, it has colonised the world and we know a lot more about it. We also know that there is a lot more still to be learnt," writes @whippletom
Radiation safety standards and medical knowledge stem from the study of Hiroshima bombing survivors, which conveys the kind of misery that results from an atomic bombing—as well as the message of peace and humanity that can result from scientific research.
BREAKING: Trump administration mandating EPA scientific studies, data undergo review by political staff before public release.