Tag Archives: budget cuts

NIH director claims budget cuts have prevented an Ebola vaccine

http://twitter.com/#!/sleepdoctorjoe/status/521488647254585344 Unconscionable? Yes, but that’s exactly what Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the NIH, did in this interview with Sam Stein of The Huffington Post: Exclusive. NIH Dir. says Ebola vaccine would probably have been developed by now if not for budget cuts http://t.co/5QOpgD405m — Sam Stein (@samsteinhp) October 13, 2014 An excerpt from the linked to piece: Dr. Francis Collins, the head of the National Institutes of Health, said that a decade of stagnant spending has […]

Read more