Now it’s time to turn your attention onto a separate efficacy issue. In the previous articles I explained how scientific truths are distorted and magnified in vaccine messaging. I explained that in messaging, the media, the health authorities, and the manufacturers make claims for vaccines that have never actually been tested or proven. In the previous article, I showed how Cochrane, a highly respected and independent research group, was quoted as saying, "Conclusions favourable to the use of influenza vaccines were associated with a higher risk of bias. In these studies, the authors made claims and drew conclusions that were unsupported by the data they presented."
In addition to distorting and magnifying scientific truths about a vaccine's proven ability to produce antibodies within the body, is the reality that scientific truths are also denied and hidden from public knowledge, using censorship as well as illegal and fraudulent tactics. In ongoing news, though you almost never hear about it through mainstream media coverage, is a situation involving two scientists who were formerly employed by Merck. These scientists came forward in 2010 alleging that they (and other staff) were forced by Merck to fraudulently manipulate the data for the mumps portion of the MMR and Proquad vaccines, to show a level of effectiveness that didn’t actually exist. The whistleblowers have filed lawsuit on behalf of the USA, against Merck, and the case is ongoing within the US court system.
To provide you a summary from the court documents, the FDA requires a 95% effectiveness rate for the mumps vaccine (mumps is a component within the MMR and Proquad combo vaccines). A threshold of 95% efficacy means that 95% of people vaccinated will develop adequate antibody levels. The FDA insists on such a high efficacy rate because short of that, there remains a real risk of continued mumps outbreaks. When mumps outbreaks occur in a VACCINATED population, the illness often affects the older children. Older children and adults are the group at greatest risk of developing complication from the mumps, complications like infertility. In contrast, outbreaks of mumps in the unvaccinated population usually occur in the pre-pubescent age groups who are then spared the risk of infertility.
The MMR vaccine was created in 1967, and back then it met the 95% efficacy threshold. But since that time, the vaccine itself has been used to produce more vaccine. Creating more vaccine by using the vaccine itself, further attenuates (weakens) the vaccine. Over the decades, the vaccine has been used to manufacture hundreds of millions of doses, and so the vaccine has weakened considerably over the years.
The whistleblowers state that in 1997, the FDA required Merck to again prove that their vaccine met the 95% threshold. Merck knew that the vaccine had weakened considerably and would no longer meet that threshold. As a result, Merck management decided that rather than produce a new vaccine to meet the 95% efficacy threshold, they would instead direct staff to manipulate the testing procedures and falsify the test results, to show an efficacy that didn’t actually exist. Management initially directed staff to measure efficacy of the vaccine against VACCINE STRAIN mumps virus, rather than the wild strain mumps virus which would actually be encountered in real life. Even with this deviation, the vaccine could only attain a 79.5% effectiveness rate, more than 15 percent shy of the 95% threshold. Merck management then directed staff to manipulate the testing again, by adding rabbit antibodies to BOTH pre-vaccination and post vaccination samples, again in hopes that they could make the vaccine appear to meet the 95% effectiveness threshold. The addition of the rabbit antibodies had the desired effect, but because the rabbit antibodies were added to the pre-vaccination samples as well, it made the pre-vaccination samples attain antibody levels also. Obviously, if the pre-vaccination samples had antibodies also, that would reveal the testing procedure itself as flawed. So from there, Merck management directed staff to falsify the pre-vaccination samples, so that the pre-vaccination/post vaccination data would differ appropriately, so that the testing procedure would appear valid, and so that the vaccine would appear effective.
From the outset, Merck’s objective was not to measure actual vaccine efficacy, but to come up with a methodology that would yield a minimum 95% threshold, regardless of the vaccine’s true efficacy.
In an interview, Dr. Suzanne Humphries has stated that in 2005, the mumps vaccine was tested again, and at that time it was shown to be only 69% effective. Recognizing that 13 more years have passed since then, and recognizing that during this time the vaccine has continued to be used to make more vaccine, that means that the vaccine effectiveness today is likely less than 69%. If the whistleblower allegations are true, Merck committed scientific fraud to maintain the monopoly that they've had on the mumps vaccine, Merck disregarded health and safety of the US public (and global population) to ensure continuance of their multimillion-dollar annual MMR/Proquad profits.
Though the original "mumps eradication" forecast was projected for the year 2006, there have been a number of mumps outbreaks in the past several years, which is to be expected given the vaccine is ineffective and vaccine induced antibody levels begin waning after 5 years. Although the whilstleblowers state that the vaccine is not providing an adequate level of protection, in mainstream media reporting, the only information you hear during all these outbreaks is that the vaccine is effective, and to protect yourself you must get vaccinated. Media almost never makes any mention of the mumps whistleblowers, or the ongoing legal proceedings. Again, this is censorship and propaganda in action.
Court Document –USA vs Merck Here
2014 Huffington Post Article - The Merck Whistleblowers Here
Another Article on the Allegations Here
Credentials of Dr. Suzanne Humphries Here - bio from the 1:27 - 5:00 minute mark
Interview with Dr. Suzanne Humphries Here
Mainstream Media Reporting on the Mumps Outbreaks in 2016/2017: Here, here, here, here, here here and here
CONTINUE to the next post here: Safety & Efficacy - Part 9