This has been a good week for transparency—and a bad week for Dr. Anthony Fauci.
The COVID Act introduced by Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida would also see the U.S. cut the funding of research projects conducted with China's national academy.
Dr. Anthony Fauci clashed with the Republican senator on Tuesday in a tense appearance before a Senate Health Committee.
The four-stop tour concluded with a visit to the American Airlines Center in Dallas on December 19.
"There were so many things that are egregious misrepresentation here," Fauci said of Paul's claims, "that I don't think I'd be able to refute all of them."
National Institutes of Health staff voiced concerns that proposed EcoHealth Alliance experiments on viruses could have made them more dangerous—known as "gain of function."
A paper from the Director of National Intelligence expanded on findings initially released in August from a 90-day review ordered by President Joe Biden.
EcoHealth Alliance president Peter Daszak has defended the research group after the National Institutes of Health accused it of not immediately reporting engineered coronavirus study results.
The lab has come under fire for allegedly failing to immediately disclose data that showed increased coronavirus growth in mice.
"Dr. Fauci has forsaken his Hippocratic oath and exchanged it for the mantle of unchecked power," Cawthorn said a Tuesday speech.
At a moment when heightened scrutiny of the NIAID's actions is necessary, blue America seems unlikely to budge from its "Fauci, right or wrong" stand.
The NIH demand's is the latest development in the controversy surrounding EcoHealth Alliance, the U.S. research group involved in coronavirus experiments.
The outgoing NIH director said COVID could not have been caused by federally funded virus research, but some scientists disagree.
Research proposed to a U.S. defense agency by EcoHealth Alliance, which would have involved the Wuhan Institute of Virology, has emerged amid the COVID lab leak debate.
Scientists have asked U.S. research group EcoHealth Alliance to drop Daszak as its president, after the organization proposed enhancing viruses as part of coronavirus research.
Activist group DRASTIC claimed unverified documents show a U.S.-led funding proposal would have involved "dangerous" coronavirus experiments.
Almost two years into this pandemic—which has killed more than 600,000 Americans and devastated our economy—science has not provided answers as to how it began.
As Joe Biden's COVID origin report is said to have come back inconclusive, a Chinese official said U.S. labs should also be considered.
Coordination between the Chinese government and state-owned media is reaching a crescendo as the deadline for the U.S. Intelligence Community's report nears.
COVID-19 may have made a future pandemic—from a lab leak, bioterrorism or natural causes—more likely. Is Biden making the right moves to protect us?
Beijing cannot hide the greatest crime of this century for much longer.
While everyone in Washington loves a good debate, we need less finger wagging and more facts.
The controversial theory that COVID originated from the Wuhan Institute of Virology in China is being investigated by U.S. officials.
Navarro once again called the nation's leading infectious diseases expert the "godfather" of the COVID pandemic.
Gain-of-function is a research method that involves manipulating pathogens to give them a new aspect, such as making viruses more transmissible or dangerous to humans.
Zeng Yixin said the World Health Organization's plan for further investigation into the pandemic's origin "defies science."
"Senator Paul, you do not know what you are talking about quite frankly," Dr. Fauci told the Kentucky Republican during a Senate hearing on Tuesday.
The World Health Organization has urged Beijing to hand over vital COVID-19 data to inform investigators about the origins of the virus.