Durland Fish said "he didn't think this battle could be run on the scientific front----- but we are outnumbers and out gunned.We need reinforcements from outside our field." What???? Toss science away?
"It was a throwaway line in an email, as the nation’s head of research funding for Lyme disease neared retirement from the National Institutes of Health.
“I will certainly miss all of you people – the scientists,” Phillip Baker, the Lyme program officer, wrote a colleague in 2007 at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “but not,” he said, “the Lyme loonies.”
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