by Penny Star

The House Science, Space and Technology Committee is looking into whether the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has mismanaged as much as $315 million in taxpayer-funded grants awarded to the Italian research group Ramazzini Institute, an “independent” science academy that focuses on occupational and environmental health threats.

On Friday, the committee sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price about the funneling of grants to the Italian entity through the NIH’s National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)…

On March 17, the Energy and Environmental Legal Institute (E&E Legal) announced it has filed a lawsuit against HHS.

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