2021-06-05: Gottlieb: 'Lab leaks happen all the time' thehill.com/homenews/sunda… “These kinds of lab leaks …

2021-06-05: This is a good reminder from a recent article, discussing the covered-up Sverdlovsk lab leak: …

2021-06-05: Thanks @peterdaszak and @angie_rasmussen for your remarkable contribution to an essential scientific …

2021-06-05: Bad logic in Rasmussen and Goldstein's article in the Washington Post This article by Angela L. Rasmussen and Stephen A. Goldstein has some basic issues: …

2021-05-28: Reassessing Biosafety risk factors An interesting assessment of current trends in biosafety, being presented at the WHA: WHA …

2021-05-28: Some people never learn 26 May 2021: Peter Daszak: "they call them rumours over there [at the WIV] - we call them conspiracy …

2021-05-27: Another important editorial by the Washington Post #DRASTIC …

2021-05-26: A nostalgic review of some great Chinese papers There was a time before the GGOs (Great Gag Orders) when Chinese scientists were publishing some …

2021-05-26: Looking back at the imported frozen food pathway For some reason the main China-WHO report never clarifies this. You have to look carefully in Annex …

2021-05-26: The story of the Sverdlovsk anthrax lab accident is fascinating. The story of the Sverdlovsk anthrax lab accident is well worth exploring for the incredible …

2021-05-14: Here is a very good presentation (h/t @coroldo1) by top expert Della Porta about the SARS lab leaks …

2021-05-14: The chickens have come home to roost. nytimes.com/2021/05/13/sci… Replying to @PeterDaszak: …

2021-05-14: Superb work by @TheSeeker268 from #DRASTIC, showing up that the WIV has been sitting on a throve on …

2021-05-14: Here is a letter of the virologist @canardbruno that was rejected by Lancet for some reason. 'An …

2021-05-14: The favourite Chinese theory about SARS-CoV-2 is the frozen food pathway. And so, out of 'respect', …

2021-05-12: Some good papers on lab-biosafety (Tony Della Porta) Tony Della Porta is a top expert of lab biosfety. After doing the Singapore and Taiwan SARS leaks …

2021-05-12: Back to the future: when party officials were telling the truth about the initial delays It's worth remembering what Ma Guoqiang, the municipal Communist Party secretary for Wuhan told on …

2021-05-12: Why the frozen food import theory is not supported at all by the China-WHO report The favourite Chinese theory about SARS-CoV-2 is the frozen food pathway. And so, out of 'respect', …

2021-05-10: The well-respected Xu Dezhong and his funny conspiracy theories about SARS1 and H7N9 (avian flu) https://twitter.com/xu_xiuzhong/status/1391295491002929157 No official backing? Look a bit better, …

2021-05-08: A bit of history: the Sverdlovsk Anthrax outbreak A bit of history: the Sverdlovsk Anthrax outbreak. In 1979 there was an outbreak of anthrax disease …

2021-05-08: The most likely zoonosis in the wild is a sampling accident Here is a nice visual way to summarise the various hypotheses: Source: peer-reviewed #DRASTIC paper …

2021-05-04: China's bad habit of stonewalling health investigations With Covid-19 China is doing exactly the same stonewalling as it did earlier when asked to provide …

2021-05-04: Some lies (no other word for it) in the Annex D7 of the China-WHO study report @edwardcholmes can be quite straight to the point at times: Quote: One theory that Professor Holmes …

2021-05-03: Australia, this giant kangaroo that serves as a dog of the US Does someone remember that? "it seems that Australia, this giant kangaroo that serves as a dog of …

2021-05-03: Sir Richard Dearlove (ex MI6 head): 'The WHO did a farcical investigation' Sir Richard Dearlove, who was 'C' (MI6 head) from 1999 to 2004, says that the WHO joint study …

2021-05-01: Are we going to be shameless? Time for action at the World Health Assembly We shall see what the US administration recommends at the World Health Assembly, starting on the …

2021-05-01: Statement from the Ministry of Trade and Foreign Affairs regarding the WHO-China report They did it so quietly that I missed it. Quite amazing.@Anne_MarieBrady …

2021-04-28: What is Pakistan up to? Why is Nature so fawning? This is very important (H/T @Byron_Wan): "However, China, Russia, Syria and Pakistan specifically …

2021-04-16: Military-civilian cooperative emergency response to infectious disease prevention and control in China Here is an interesting article worth discussing. This was published in 2016 in the journal of …

2021-04-16: More labs in China: a recipe for disaster given the weak institutional framework What could go wrong? 'The ministry has examined and approved the construction of three biosafety …

2021-04-16: A few observations on DRASTIC Nice words from @Ayjchan . One aspect that is missed here is that many of these improvised analysts …

2021-04-15: Some notes on BSL-4 biosafety - example of pressure suits Let's talk about BSL4 positive pressure suits. Here is Shi ZhengLi in her Delta (French) suit, …

2021-04-10: SCMP article: the best parts The SCMP makes for some very interesting reading this morning. …

2021-04-10: SCMP article on lab risks and transparency issues in China A courageous article by @ParkSuAm1996 in the HK South China Morning Post. Well done Eduardo and the …

2021-04-08: White Unicorns - or the silly stories about no Covid-19 positive tests at the WIV (and other labs) https://twitter.com/China__Focus/status/1379710679012106240 Issue #1: Sorry @China__Focus, but you …

2021-04-02: Learning from the past - or not. Anybody who really wants to understand China's attitude today would benefit from reading Chapter 5 …

2021-04-01: Westphalian sovereignty vs. global health governance This was written in 2004. Swap Covid-19 for SARS, Wuhan for Guangdong and 2019 for 2003 and the …

2021-03-31: Nothing changes - China just got better at pretending and playing the WHO This is the crux of the matter. Add to that the team leader, Peter Embarek, is a foodborne diseases …

2021-03-30: A long history of addressing epidemics with lies @MFA_China Why don't you start by scientifically explaining the obvious manipulations of the 2019 …

2021-03-29: How could the negotiation of the ToRs in July 2020 be so lenient on China? It strikes me as incredible that when in China to negotiate the Terms of References (ToRS) in July …

2021-03-29: CBS 60Minutes on the Immaculate Infection 60 minutes has just exposed on prime TV the total lack of evidence for the natural pathway and the …

2021-03-21: Shaping - Oddities in the confirmed cases graphs of the Feb 20 WHO report. Am I the only one having problems making sense of the confirmed cases graphs in the WHO report of …

2021-03-21: Bat sampling is risky, not risky, risky, not risky.. Actually Shi Zheng Li explained it herself very clearly: drive.google.com/file/d/10a1Y4e… …

2021-03-19: Silent Numbers: when the numbers don't add up @Daoyu15 @Daoyu15, that is not even the beginning. As Embarek said himself very well, with 174 Dec …

2021-03-18: On the avalanche of lies coming from China 'experts' Lies, and more lies from these trusted excellent Chinese scientists who are fully independent: "To …

2021-03-17: Key extracts of the franceinfo reportage with translations That Franceinfo reportage was very good. Too good not to be translated. Let's start by the visit of …

2021-03-15: Another proof of misreported Dec 19 cases See this graph below. Many 'Unspecified ' and 'Other' pneumonia deaths in the first 6 weeks of 2020 …

2021-03-14: Confirmation of the Epoch Times leaks during the WHO conference Please note that Liang Wannian effectively confirmed the Epoch Times leak at 35'04 in the WHO …

2021-03-12: Why that urge to drop the lab pathway? @ianbirrell @WHO @DrTedros @ianbirrell note that the WHO team had no need at all to drop the lab …

2021-03-11: Inconsistencies in that statement by P. Daszak about the deleted DBs Many inconsistencies in that statement by P. Daszak: about one per sentence. Here's the moment …

2021-03-11: Wrong statement about lab leaks during Chatham House discussion @PeterDaszak @MarionKoopmans A bit annoying to see David Heymann getting this badly wrong. [note: …

2021-03-10: Oddities in Embarek's statement about the tracing of early cases @Peterfoodsafety @MarionKoopmans One would expect the final report of the WHO-convened joint-mission …

2021-03-06: Bats have been regularly kept in cages at the WIV since at least 2009 A detailed analysis of the BAT cages patents show that the WIV must have been breeding bats **since …

2021-03-06: Manipulated official data about the 2019 Covid-19 cases Sometimes you don't need to look very far to see how manipulated the official data about the 2019 …

2021-03-06: Typical bad logic on the lab hypothesis - from a WHO team member! A good example of mixing everything up without thinking clearly: Dr. Garry: “These observations are …

2021-02-16: $1mln question: What was going on in that abandoned mine? This is the $1mln question still without an answer: why were these workers cleaning bat guano from …

2021-02-16: A very important paper from Feb 20 - little new since then Post WHO conference, let's remember that paper published on the Saturday 22nd Feb by a very unlikely …

2021-02-15: An interview full of insights. The sense of frustration and the pressures they were subjected to is palpable. …

2021-02-12: The WHO joint-team needs to keep an open mind Koopmans: 'Whenever new information becomes available, and that could be any time because there is …

2021-02-11: When an investigation is nothing more than a friendly chat Pay attention to the wording: Embarek said WHO team ruled out lab theory largely after questioning …

2021-02-10: The twisted and unsubstantiated logic for rejecting the lab pathway Peter Embarek justified rejecting the lab hypothesis based on 2 main arguments: - SARS-CoV-2 is not …

2021-02-08: Why is Daszak acting as spokesperson for the WHO joint-team? This is starting to look patently ridiculous. What kind of mandate does P. Daszak have to talk in …

2021-02-07: Silent Numbers: the WHO art of ignoring the obvious Have you ever wondered why the Lancet study graph had no cases on the last 4 days of December 2019? …

2021-02-05: Pathogenicity and GOF research with some help from our US friends That research was in line with Chinese national programs 2013FY113500 and its successor, the ‘2019 …

2021-01-30: So many labs to check and no time There is not enough time for the WHO mission to properly review relevant activities at the many …

2021-01-28: The European EVAg grant to the WIV Answer to a question to the European Parliament about payments under the Horizon 2020 programs as …

2021-01-27: On the true number of infections during the Beijing Lab leak (2004) and an attempted cover-up @Ayjchan @K_G_Andersen @stgoldst @RozSofia @Ayjchan @K_G_Andersen please note that there were 11 …

2021-01-25: What is the value of the Global Virome Project? About the Global Virome Project: "..the GVP challenges the global community to use this knowledge to …

2021-01-23: 'Let's make sure to look the other way': the fantasy story of the 2019 cases 1/ It was easy to miss Dr Lucey's excellent questions about the mounting number of confirmed …

2021-01-01: Lab-escape precedents @StevenMeyer17 @SkySprinter1138 @HeatherEHeying - There is the precedent of the 2004 Beijing leaks …