Nobel Laureates Blast the NIH

77 Nobel Prize-winning scientists write that a grant to study bat coronaviruses should not have been canceled

Nobel laureates blast the National Institutes of Health’s decision to cancel a grant to study bat coronaviruses in China. Seventy-seven U.S. scientists who have won the Nobel Prize have asked Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and Alex Azar, the secretary of Health and Human Services, to review an NIH decision to cancel the grant, Science reports.

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