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By Edward T. Haslam

The 1964 homicide of a nationally known melanoma researcher units the level for this gripping exposé of medical professionals enmeshed in covert executive operations over the path of three many years. Following a path of police files, FBI records, melanoma information, and clinical journals, this revealing book presents evidence of an internet of clinical secret-keeping that all started with the dealing with of proof in the JFK assassination and continued apace, sweeping doctors into coverups of melanoma outbreaks, infected polio vaccine, the arrival of the AIDS virus, and biological weapon examine utilizing contaminated monkeys.

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Then she moved the discussion to the frontier of medicine, where researchers were battling the mysterious world of viruses. I raised my hand to make a contribution to the discussion: They were researching viruses down at Tulane Medical School. ) “No,” she said immediately, and turning toward the entire class, she said, “That’s wrong,” in a definitive voice. “Tulane is just a college and its purpose is to teach students, not to do research. ” I was embarrassed by her response, but there was nothing I could do about it.

Or might he have been referring to an underground medical laboratory run by politically sympathetic scientists who might develop a biological means of eliminating the entire Cuban leadership? Thirdly, the CIA would have been interested in medical research for political reasons. S. scientists in certain areas of medical research, one of which was the investigation of cancer-causing monkey viruses. 46 This was six to eight years before American government researchers produced the same results. This Soviet edge was a concern for American Cold War planners, who monitored Soviet scientific journals.

36 From what I heard through Tulane’s student grapevine over the years, I must conclude that Tulane was definitely involved in both NIH- and CIA-sponsored projects, especially research with psychoactive drugs. Why would the CIA be interested in doing medical research? There were three main reasons: (1) mind control, (2) to get rid of Castro or other foreign leaders, and (3) to keep up with the Soviets. First, mind control. The CIA’s much-publicized LSD experiments were just the beginning of their efforts to get people to talk when they wanted, to sleep when they wanted, and to kill when they wanted.

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