Researcher Jesse D. Bloom has apparently recovered a “deleted set of #SARSCoV2 sequences that provide additional information about viruses from the early Wuhan outbreak”:

You can read his entire thread here, but in summary: “The Chinese deleted early sequences that lead away from the Wuhan market” and “This researcher uncovered them”


Shouldn’t this be bigger news?

This deleted data shows that “the coronavirus was probably circulating in Wuhan before the Huanan Seafood market outbreak”:

These were “samples that were previously deleted by researchers at Wuhan University:


Yes, “why would anybody do that?”

And we have questions for the NIH, too:

China right now: OOF!