The following article and the related issue seems to have been swept under the rug…. and in spite of (article quote below):
The congressional investigation placed most of the blame for the 2004 report on Mary Jean Brown, the CDC’s director of lead poisoning prevention. It found that she ignored missing data and contrary conclusions. She gave her fellow authors three hours to review her analysis before publication.
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